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Volume 2013, Article ID 152684, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/152684
Research Article

Body Composition, Muscle Strength, and Physical Function of Patients with Bethlem Myopathy and Ullrich Congenital Muscular Dystrophy

1Department of Orthopaedics, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, IRCCS, 40136 Bologna, Italy
2Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Bologna, 40126 Bologna, Italy
3Medicina Generale, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, IRCCS, 40136 Bologna, Italy
4Direzione Sanitaria, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, IRCCS, 40136 Bologna, Italy
5Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41122 Modena, Italy
6Laboratory of Musculoskeletal Cell Biology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, IRCCS, 40136 Bologna, Italy

Received 24 June 2013; Accepted 14 August 2013

Academic Editors: Y. K. Hayashi, G. Onder, L. Scorrano, and H. Topaloglu

Copyright © 2013 Maria Teresa Miscione 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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