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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 280713, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/280713
Review Article

Ultrasound as a Tool to Assess Body Fat

Human Movement Science Program, Health, Physical Education and Recreation Department, Utah State University, 7000 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-7000, USA

Received 5 June 2013; Accepted 26 July 2013

Academic Editor: Jordi Salas-Salvadó

Copyright © 2013 Dale R. Wagner. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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