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Health behaviors and risk factors in those who use complementary and alternative medicine

  • Richard L Nahin1Email author,
  • James M Dahlhamer2,
  • Beth L Taylor2,
  • Patricia M Barnes2,
  • Barbara J Stussman2,
  • Catherine M Simile2,
  • Marc R Blackman1,
  • Margaret A Chesney1,
  • Morgan Jackson1,
  • Heather Miller1 and
  • Kim K McFann1, 3
BMC Public Health20077:217

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-7-217

Received: 19 April 2007

Accepted: 27 August 2007

Published: 27 August 2007

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Original Submission
19 Apr 2007 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
14 May 2007 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Michael Goldstein
6 Jun 2007 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Iris Bell
27 Jun 2007 Author responded Author comments - Richard Nahin
Resubmission - Version 3
27 Jun 2007 Submitted Manuscript version 3
17 Jul 2007 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Michael Goldstein
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
Resubmission - Version 5
Submitted Manuscript version 5
21 Aug 2007 Author responded Author comments - Richard Nahin
Resubmission - Version 6
21 Aug 2007 Submitted Manuscript version 6
27 Aug 2007 Editorially accepted
27 Aug 2007 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-7-217

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Authors’ Affiliations

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health
Division of Health Interview Statistics Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics
Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, University of Colorado at Denver Health Sciences Center