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Influence of therapeutic ultrasound on the biomechanical characteristics of the skin (2016)

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  • DOI: 10.1186/s40349-016-0065-8
  • Keywords: Skin; Elasticity; Therapeutic ultrasound
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      CATAPANI, Lígia Brancalion; GONÇALVES, Adriana da Costa; CANDELORO, Nathalia Morano; ROSSI, Lídia Aparecida; GUIRRO, Elaine Caldeira de Oliveira. Influence of therapeutic ultrasound on the biomechanical characteristics of the skin. Journal of Therapeutic Ultrasound, London, v. 4, n. 1, 2016. Disponível em: < > DOI: 10.1186/s40349-016-0065-8.
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      Catapani, L. B., Gonçalves, A. da C., Candeloro, N. M., Rossi, L. A., & Guirro, E. C. de O. (2016). Influence of therapeutic ultrasound on the biomechanical characteristics of the skin. Journal of Therapeutic Ultrasound, 4( 1). doi:10.1186/s40349-016-0065-8
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      Catapani LB, Gonçalves A da C, Candeloro NM, Rossi LA, Guirro EC de O. Influence of therapeutic ultrasound on the biomechanical characteristics of the skin [Internet]. Journal of Therapeutic Ultrasound. 2016 ; 4( 1):Available from:
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      Catapani LB, Gonçalves A da C, Candeloro NM, Rossi LA, Guirro EC de O. Influence of therapeutic ultrasound on the biomechanical characteristics of the skin [Internet]. Journal of Therapeutic Ultrasound. 2016 ; 4( 1):Available from:

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