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The Validity of Body Composition Measurement Using Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry for Estimating Resting Energy Expenditure

By Chiyoko Usui, Motoko Taguchi, Kazuko Ishikawa-Takata and Mitsuru Higuchi

Submitted: April 5th 2011Reviewed: August 23rd 2011Published: January 25th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/31873

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