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Disability among elderly rural villagers: report of a survey from Gonoshasthaya Kendra, Bangladesh

  • Nicola Cherry1Email author,
  • Morshed Chowdhury2,
  • Rezaul Haque3,
  • Corbett McDonald4 and
  • Zafrullah Chowdhury5
BMC Public Health201212:379

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-379

Received: 11 March 2012

Accepted: 25 May 2012

Published: 25 May 2012

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11 Mar 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
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19 Mar 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Joan Murphy
3 Apr 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Paige Passano
26 Apr 2012 Author responded Author comments - Nicola Cherry
Resubmission - Version 3
26 Apr 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
25 May 2012 Editorially accepted
25 May 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-12-379

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Authors’ Affiliations

University of Alberta
Community-based Medical College, Gonoshasthaya Kendra
Gonoshasthaya Kendra
Imperial College
Gonoshasthaya Kendra