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Comparison of measures of comorbidity for predicting disability 12-months post-injury

  • Belinda J Gabbe1, 2, 4Email author,
  • James E Harrison3,
  • Ronan A Lyons4,
  • Elton R Edwards1, 5, 6,
  • Peter A Cameron1, 2, 6 and
  • On behalf of the Victorian Orthopaedic Trauma Outcomes Registry
BMC Health Services Research201313:30

Received: 8 June 2012

Accepted: 23 January 2013

Published: 26 January 2013

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Original Submission
8 Jun 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
30 Jul 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jan Van der Meulen
23 Aug 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Areti Tillou
3 Oct 2012 Author responded Author comments - Belinda Gabbe
Resubmission - Version 2
3 Oct 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
23 Jan 2013 Editorially accepted
26 Jan 2013 Article published 10.1186/1472-6963-13-30

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre
National Trauma Research Institute, The Alfred Hospital
Research Centre for Injury Studies, Flinders University
College of Medicine, Swansea University
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Alfred
Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred Hospital