Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences

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Relationship Between C-Reactive Protein and Obesity in Adults

Simin Hojjatoleslami 1 , * and Leila Jamshidi 1
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1 Department of Nursing, Hamadan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Hamadan, IR Iran
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  • Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences: May 31, 2016, 18 (5); e6662
  • Published Online: May 15, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: April 24, 2015
  • Accepted: August 6, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/zjrms-6662

To Cite: Hojjatoleslami S, Jamshidi L. Relationship Between C-Reactive Protein and Obesity in Adults, Zahedan J Res Med Sci. 2016 ; 18(5):e6662. doi: 10.17795/zjrms-6662.

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