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A forgotten aspect of the NICE reference case: an observational study of the health related quality of life impact on caregivers of people with multiple sclerosis

  • Sarah Acaster1Email author,
  • Rodolphe Perard2,
  • Deven Chauhan2 and
  • Andrew J Lloyd1
BMC Health Services Research201313:346

DOI: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-346

Received: 22 February 2013

Accepted: 21 August 2013

Published: 9 September 2013

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Original Submission
22 Feb 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
25 Mar 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Mitzi Saunders
27 Mar 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Zoe Garrett
24 Jul 2013 Author responded Author comments - Sarah Acaster
Resubmission - Version 3
24 Jul 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
31 Jul 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Mitzi Saunders
20 Aug 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Zoe Garrett
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
21 Aug 2013 Editorially accepted
9 Sep 2013 Article published 10.1186/1472-6963-13-346

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Authors’ Affiliations

Oxford Outcomes Ltd
Merck Serono Ltd