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Independence, institutionalization, death and treatment costs 18 months after rehabilitation of older people in two different primary health care settings

  • Inger Johansen1Email author,
  • Morten Lindbak1,
  • Johan K Stanghelle2 and
  • Mette Brekke1
BMC Health Services Research201212:400

Received: 16 June 2012

Accepted: 12 November 2012

Published: 14 November 2012

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Original Submission
16 Jun 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
11 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Alison Short
21 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Frances Cunningham
22 Oct 2012 Author responded Author comments - Inger Johansen
Resubmission - Version 2
22 Oct 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
12 Nov 2012 Editorially accepted
14 Nov 2012 Article published 10.1186/1472-6963-12-400

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of General Practice/General Practice Research Unit, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo
Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital and Medical Faculty, University of Oslo