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Impact of weight maintenance and loss on diabetes risk and burden: a population-based study in 33,184 participants

  • Adina L. Feldman1,
  • Simon J. Griffin1,
  • Amy L. Ahern1,
  • Grainne H. Long1,
  • Lars Weinehall2,
  • Eva Fhärm2,
  • Margareta Norberg2 and
  • Patrik Wennberg2Email author
BMC Public HealthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:170

Received: 28 September 2016

Accepted: 27 January 2017

Published: 6 February 2017

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Original Submission
28 Sep 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
29 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Manuela Garcia de La Hera
5 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Lilia Castro-Porras
20 Jan 2017 Author responded Author comments - Adina L Feldman
Resubmission - Version 2
20 Jan 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
27 Jan 2017 Editorially accepted
6 Feb 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12889-017-4081-6

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Authors’ Affiliations

MRC Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden