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Investigating the associations between productive housework activities, sleep hours and self-reported health among elderly men and women in western industrialised countries

BMC Public HealthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201818:110

Received: 29 May 2017

Accepted: 5 December 2017

Published: 11 January 2018

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Original Submission
29 May 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
28 Aug 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Yvonne Wells
10 Nov 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Robert Meadows
27 Nov 2017 Author responded Author comments - Nicholas Adjei
Resubmission - Version 2
27 Nov 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
5 Dec 2017 Editorially accepted
11 Jan 2018 Article published 10.1186/s12889-017-4979-z

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Prevention and Evaluation, Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology - BIPS, Germany, Unit Social Epidemiology, Bremen, Germany
Health Sciences Bremen, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany