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Associations of cardiovascular risk factors in Al Ain- United Arab Emirates

By Latifa M Baynouna, Anthony D Revel, Nico JD Nagelkerke, Tariq M Jaber, Aziza O Omar, Nader M Ahmed, Mohammad K Nazirudeen, Mamdouh F Al Sayed, Fuad A Nour and Sameh Abdouni
Topics: Original Investigation
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