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Instruments for assessing the risk of falls in acute hospitalized patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis

  • Marta Aranda-Gallardo1Email author,
  • Jose M Morales-Asencio2,
  • Jose C Canca-Sanchez1,
  • Silvia Barrero-Sojo1,
  • Claudia Perez-Jimenez1,
  • Angeles Morales-Fernandez1,
  • Margarita Enriquez de Luna-Rodriguez1,
  • Ana B Moya-Suarez1 and
  • Ana M Mora-Banderas3
BMC Health Services Research201313:122

DOI: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-122

Received: 19 October 2012

Accepted: 14 March 2013

Published: 2 April 2013

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Original Submission
19 Oct 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
15 Nov 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Anna Barker
13 Dec 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Edgar Vieira
8 Feb 2013 Author responded Author comments - MARTA ARANDA-GALLARDO
Resubmission - Version 3
8 Feb 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
4 Mar 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Edgar Vieira
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
14 Mar 2013 Editorially accepted
2 Apr 2013 Article published 10.1186/1472-6963-13-122

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Nursing, Agencia Sanitaria Costa del Sol
Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Malaga
Quality of Health Care Unit, Agencia Sanitaria Costa del Sol