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The early identification of risk factors on the pathway to school dropout in the SIODO study: a sequential mixed-methods study

  • Marie-José Theunissen1, 2Email author,
  • Ilse Griensven van1,
  • Petra Verdonk3,
  • Frans Feron1 and
  • Hans Bosma1
BMC Public Health201212:1033

Received: 30 October 2012

Accepted: 20 November 2012

Published: 27 November 2012

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6 Nov 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
20 Nov 2012 Editorially accepted
27 Nov 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-12-1033

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Authors’ Affiliations

CAPHRI, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University
GGD Brabant Zuidoost
EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Medical Humanities, VU University Medical Center