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Design of the SALT Osteoporosis Study: a randomised pragmatic trial, to study a primary care screening and treatment program for the prevention of fractures in women aged 65 years or older

  • P. J. M. Elders1Email author,
  • T. Merlijn1,
  • K. M. A. Swart1, 2,
  • W. van Hout1,
  • B. C. van der Zwaard1,
  • C. Niemeijer2,
  • M. W. Heymans3,
  • A. A. van der Heijden1,
  • F. Rutters3,
  • H. E. van der Horst1,
  • P. Lips4,
  • J. C. Netelenbos4 and
  • N. M. van Schoor3
BMC Musculoskeletal DisordersBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201718:424

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1783-y

Received: 6 April 2017

Accepted: 15 October 2017

Published: 27 October 2017

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Original Submission
6 Apr 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
19 Jul 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Robert Overman
1 Aug 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - John Adam Robbins
17 Aug 2017 Author responded Author comments - Petra Elders
Resubmission - Version 2
17 Aug 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
23 Aug 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - John Adam Robbins
18 Sep 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Robert Overman
25 Sep 2017 Author responded Author comments - Petra Elders
Resubmission - Version 3
25 Sep 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 3
Publishing
15 Oct 2017 Editorially accepted
27 Oct 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12891-017-1783-y

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of General Practice and Elderly Care Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam Public Health research institute
(2)
Stichting ArtsenLaboratorium en Trombosedienst
(3)
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam Public Health research institute
(4)
Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrine Section, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam Public Health research institute

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