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Qualitative evaluation of trauma delays in road traffic injury patients in Maringá, Brazil

BMC Health Services ResearchBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:804

Received: 18 July 2017

Accepted: 23 November 2017

Published: 2 December 2017

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Original Submission
18 Jul 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
10 Oct 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Roman Pfeifer
12 Oct 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Yvonne Tran
13 Oct 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Sang Shin
15 Nov 2017 Author responded Author comments - Anjni Patel
Resubmission - Version 2
15 Nov 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
23 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
2 Dec 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12913-017-2762-6

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine, Duke University, Durham, USA
Department of Medicine, Faculdade Inga, Maringá, Brazil
Department of Emergency Medicine, Section of Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, USA
Department of Emergency Medicine, Augusta University, Augusta, USA