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Evaluation of community provision of a preventive cardiovascular programme - the National Health Service Health Check in reaching the under-served groups by primary care in England: cross sectional observational study

BMC Health Services ResearchBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:405

Received: 13 July 2016

Accepted: 31 May 2017

Published: 14 June 2017

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Original Submission
13 Jul 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
10 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Kazem Rahimi
11 Jan 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Daniela Fecht
23 Mar 2017 Author responded Author comments - Maria Woringer
Resubmission - Version 2
23 Mar 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
31 May 2017 Editorially accepted
14 Jun 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12913-017-2346-5

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London, London, UK
Diabetes Research Centre, Leicester Diabetes Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
Health Diagnostics Ltd., Chester, UK