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Journal of Healthcare Engineering
Volume 5, Issue 3, Pages 293-312
http://dx.doi.org/10.1260/2040-2295.5.3.293
Research Article

Modeling the Spread of an Obesity Intervention through a Social Network

Mahboobeh Sangachin, Mohammadreza Samadi, and Lora Cavuoto

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA

Received 1 December 2013; Accepted 1 April 2014

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