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Resource use data by patient report or hospital records: Do they agree?

  • Andrew DM Kennedy1Email author,
  • Anne P Leigh-Brown2,
  • David J Torgerson3,
  • James Campbell4 and
  • Adrian Grant2
BMC Health Services Research20022:2

Received: 26 November 2001

Accepted: 17 January 2002

Published: 17 January 2002

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Original Submission
26 Nov 2001 Submitted Original manuscript
6 Dec 2001 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Frank Sullivan
20 Dec 2001 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Sue Wilson
11 Jan 2002 Author responded Author comments - Andrew D M Kennedy
Resubmission - Version 2
11 Jan 2002 Submitted Manuscript version 2
17 Jan 2002 Editorially accepted
17 Jan 2002 Article published 10.1186/1472-6963-2-2

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Authors’ Affiliations

Health Economics Research Group, Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK
Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
depatment of health science and center for health economics, Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, UK
Princess Margaret Rose Orthopaedic Hospital, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh NHS Trust, Edinburgh, UK