Journal of Obesity & Metabolic Syndrome



J Obes Metab Syndr 2022; 31(2): 198-198

Published online June 30, 2022

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Retraction: Birth Weight Predicts Anthropometric and Body Composition Assessment Results in Adults: A Population-Based Cross-Sectional Study (J Obes Metab Syndr 2021;30:279-88)

Issa Al Salmi1,2, Suad Hannawi3

1Medicine Department, The Royal Hospital, Muscat; 2Medicine Department, Oman Medical Specialty Board, Muscat, Oman; 3Medicine Department, Ministry of Health and Prevention, Dubai, UAE

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J Obes Metab Syndr 2021;30:279-288

We informed that this article was retracted owing to the lack of permission to use the data. After publication, concerns were raised regarding the absence of approval for the use of data. The authors did not respond to the request regarding this issue. Therefore, the Editor-in-Chief decided to retract this article.

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