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Determinants of acceptance of cervical cancer screening in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

  • Crispin Kahesa1, 2,
  • Susanne Kjaer3,
  • Julius Mwaiselage2,
  • Twalib Ngoma2,
  • Britt Tersbol1,
  • Myassa Dartell1, 3 and
  • Vibeke Rasch1, 4Email author
BMC Public Health201212:1093

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-1093

Received: 9 April 2012

Accepted: 17 November 2012

Published: 19 December 2012

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Original Submission
9 Apr 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
14 Jun 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nayyereh Aminisani
26 Jun 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Sarah Kobrin
26 Oct 2012 Author responded Author comments - Vibeke Rasch
Resubmission - Version 2
26 Oct 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
7 Nov 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Sarah Kobrin
Resubmission - Version 5
Submitted Manuscript version 5
17 Nov 2012 Editorially accepted
19 Dec 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-12-1093

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen
Ocean Road Cancer Institute
Department of Virus, Lifestyle and Genes, Institute of Cancer and Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society Gynaecologic Clinic Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen
Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Odense University Hospital