Spousal Resemblance and Risk of 7-Year Increases in Obesity and Central Adiposity in the Canadian Population
Article first published online: 6 SEP 2012
1999 North American Association for the Study of Obesity (NAASO)
Volume 7, Issue 6, pages 545–551, November 1999
How to Cite
Katzmarzyk, P. T., Pérusse, L., Rao, D. C. and Bouchard, C. (1999), Spousal Resemblance and Risk of 7-Year Increases in Obesity and Central Adiposity in the Canadian Population. Obesity Research, 7: 545–551. doi: 10.1002/j.1550-8528.1999.tb00712.x
- Issue published online: 6 SEP 2012
- Article first published online: 6 SEP 2012
- Received for review November 17, 1998; Accepted for publication in final form May 19, 1999.
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