Association between Body Mass Index and Self Body Image Perception

  • Cristiana Lucretia POP Dept. of Physical Education and Sports, Faculty of Agrifood and Environmental Economics, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
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Abstract

Association between Body Mass Index and Self Body Image  Perception 

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Published
2017-11-29
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POP CL. Association between Body Mass Index and Self Body Image Perception. IJPH. 46(12):1744-5.
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