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Volume 8, Issue 5


Volume 10 (2015)

Bioelectrical impedance analysis or basic anthropometrical parameters for evaluating weight loss success?

Jan Hlubik / Hana Stritecka
  • Faculty of Military Health Sciences, University of Defence in Hradec Kralove, Department of Military Hygiene, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
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Published Online: 2013-09-18 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11536-013-0206-1
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Published Online: 2013-09-18

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Citation Information: Open Medicine, Volume 8, Issue 5, Pages 565–570, ISSN (Online) 2391-5463, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11536-013-0206-1.

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