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The Impact of Physical Activity on Non-communicable Diseases: Findings from 20 Years of the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study

Sara Sheikholeslami 1 , Arash Ghanbarian 2 , * and Fereidoun Azizi 3
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1 Cellular and Molecular Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: October 2018, 16 (4 (Suppl)); e84740
  • Published Online: October 14, 2018
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: September 1, 2018
  • Revised: October 2, 2018
  • Accepted: October 7, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.84740

To Cite: Sheikholeslami S, Ghanbarian A, Azizi F. The Impact of Physical Activity on Non-communicable Diseases: Findings from 20 Years of the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2018 ; 16(4 (Suppl)):e84740. doi: 10.5812/ijem.84740.

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1. Context
2. Evidence Acquisition
3. Results
4. Discussion
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