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Patients with shoulder syndromes in general and physiotherapy practice: an observational study

  • Margit Kooijman1Email author,
  • Ilse Swinkels1,
  • Christel van Dijk1,
  • Dinny de Bakker1, 2 and
  • Cindy Veenhof1
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders201314:128

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2474-14-128

Received: 23 April 2012

Accepted: 3 April 2013

Published: 8 April 2013

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Original Submission
23 Apr 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
3 May 2012 Author responded Author comments - Margit Kooijman
Resubmission - Version 3
3 May 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
17 Nov 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Henry Pollard
23 Jan 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Judith Sluiter
22 Mar 2013 Author responded Author comments - Margit Kooijman
Resubmission - Version 4
22 Mar 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 4
3 Apr 2013 Editorially accepted
8 Apr 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2474-14-128

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Allied Health Care, NIVEL, Netherlands Institute of Health Services Research
Scientific Centre for Transformation in Care and Welfare (TRANZO), Tilburg University