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Volume 2014, Article ID 843253, 5 pages
Research Article

Assessment of the Body Composition and the Loss of Fat-Free Mass through Bioelectric Impedance Analysis in Patients Who Underwent Open Gastric Bypass

1Gastric Surgery Division, Department of Surgery of Santa Casa of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2Department of Epidemiology of Santa Casa of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, SP, Brazil
3Master’s and Doctoral Programs in Rehabilitation Sciences, Nove de Julho University (UNINOVE), São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Received 8 August 2013; Accepted 25 September 2013; Published 9 January 2014

Academic Editors: T. Chiba and M. de Luca

Copyright © 2014 Wilson Rodrigues de Freitas Junior 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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