Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health

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Endomorphs Show Higher Postural Sway Than Other Somatotypes Subjects

Afshin. Samaei 1 , Amir Hoshang Bakhtiary 2 , * and Abdolhamid Hajihasani 3
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1 Internal Medicine Department, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
2 Neuromuscular Rehabilitation Research Center, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
3 Physiotherapy Department, Rehabilitation Faculty, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health: October 01, 2014, 1 (2); e23470
  • Published Online: September 20, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 2, 2013
  • Revised: February 4, 2014
  • Accepted: February 8, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/mejrh-23470

To Cite: Samaei A, Bakhtiary A H, Hajihasani A. Endomorphs Show Higher Postural Sway Than Other Somatotypes Subjects, Middle East J Rehabil Health Stud. 2014 ; 1(2):e23470. doi: 10.17795/mejrh-23470.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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