Trends in Obesity among Iranian Children and Adolescents: 2000–2016

  • Ensiyeh Jenabi Autism Spectrum Disorders Research Center, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran.
  • Salman Khazaei Mail Research Center for Health Sciences, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran.

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Published
2020-04-12
How to Cite
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Jenabi E, Khazaei S. Trends in Obesity among Iranian Children and Adolescents: 2000–2016. J Tehran Heart Cent. 15(1):41-42.
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Letter to the Editor