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Developing a questionnaire to identify perceived barriers for implementing the Dutch physical therapy COPD clinical practice guideline

  • Philip J van der Wees1, 2, 3Email author,
  • Cor AM Zagers2,
  • Sara E de Die2,
  • Erik JM Hendriks2,
  • Maria WG Nijhuis-van der Sanden1 and
  • Rob A de Bie2
BMC Health Services Research201313:159

Received: 15 September 2012

Accepted: 25 April 2013

Published: 1 May 2013

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Original Submission
15 Sep 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
8 Nov 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Anna Gagliardi
22 Nov 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Signe Flottorp
22 Feb 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nadine Dougall
29 Mar 2013 Author responded Author comments - Philip Van der Wees
Resubmission - Version 2
29 Mar 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
25 Apr 2013 Editorially accepted
1 May 2013 Article published 10.1186/1472-6963-13-159

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Authors’ Affiliations

Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Department of Epidemiology and CAPHRI School for public health and primary care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA