Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Psychosocial Correlates of Body Mass Index in the United States: Intersection of Race, Gender and Age

Shervin Assari 1 , 2 , *
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1 Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
2 Center for Research on Ethnicity, Culture and Health (CRECH), School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
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  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: June 2016, 10 (2); e3458
  • Published Online: May 16, 2016
  • Article Type: Original Article
  • Received: January 13, 2015
  • Revised: April 11, 2015
  • Accepted: April 28, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/ijpbs-3458

To Cite: Assari S. Psychosocial Correlates of Body Mass Index in the United States: Intersection of Race, Gender and Age, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2016 ; 10(2):e3458. doi: 10.17795/ijpbs-3458.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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