Published on in Vol 6 , No 12 (2018) :December

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The Accuracy of Smart Devices for Measuring Physical Activity in Daily Life: Validation Study

The Accuracy of Smart Devices for Measuring Physical Activity in Daily Life: Validation Study

The Accuracy of Smart Devices for Measuring Physical Activity in Daily Life: Validation Study


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