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International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 801832, 10 pages
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Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Associations between Body Mass Index and Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Adolescents in a Country of the African Region

1Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne University Hospital, CH-1010 Lausanne, Switzerland
2Section of Noncommunicable Diseases, Ministry of Health, Victoria, Seychelles
3Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
4Departments of Neurology, Pediatrics, and Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA

Received 16 June 2013; Revised 21 July 2013; Accepted 22 July 2013

Academic Editor: Manfredi Tesauro

Copyright © 2013 Tanica Lyngdoh et al. 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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