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The current scenario of emergency care policies in Brazil

  • Gisele O'Dwyer1Email author,
  • Mariana Teixeira Konder1,
  • Cristiani Vieira Machado1,
  • Camila Paes Alves1 and
  • Renan Paes Alves1
BMC Health Services Research201313:70

DOI: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-70

Received: 3 July 2012

Accepted: 14 February 2013

Published: 20 February 2013

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Original Submission
3 Jul 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
9 Oct 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Suely Deslandes
22 Oct 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - sergio lopes
21 Nov 2012 Author responded Author comments - Gisele O'Dwyer
Resubmission - Version 3
21 Nov 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
5 Dec 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - sergio lopes
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
14 Feb 2013 Editorially accepted
20 Feb 2013 Article published 10.1186/1472-6963-13-70

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Authors’ Affiliations

National School of Public Health / Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública/Fundação Oswaldo Cruz