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Weight, socio-demographics, and health behaviour related correlates of academic performance in first year university students

  • Tom Deliens1Email author,
  • Peter Clarys1,
  • Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij2 and
  • Benedicte Deforche1, 2
Nutrition Journal201312:162

DOI: 10.1186/1475-2891-12-162

Received: 31 July 2013

Accepted: 12 December 2013

Published: 17 December 2013

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Original Submission
31 Jul 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
26 Sep 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Cindy Shearer
6 Oct 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Ibrahim Al Alwan
7 Nov 2013 Author responded Author comments - Tom Deliens
Resubmission - Version 3
7 Nov 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
18 Nov 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Ibrahim Al Alwan
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
12 Dec 2013 Editorially accepted
17 Dec 2013 Article published 10.1186/1475-2891-12-162

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Human Biometry and Biomechanics, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Department of Movement and Sports Sciences, Ghent University