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Use of health care services and pharmaceutical agents in coeliac disease: a prospective nationwide study

  • Anniina Ukkola1, 2,
  • Kalle Kurppa2,
  • Pekka Collin1, 3,
  • Heini Huhtala4,
  • Leena Forma4,
  • Leila Kekkonen5,
  • Markku Mäki2 and
  • Katri Kaukinen1, 3Email author
BMC Gastroenterology201212:136

Received: 22 March 2012

Accepted: 21 September 2012

Published: 27 September 2012

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Original Submission
22 Mar 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
30 Apr 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Umberto Volta
23 Jul 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Alberto Lanzini
3 Sep 2012 Author responded Author comments - Anniina Ukkola
Resubmission - Version 2
3 Sep 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
14 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Alberto Lanzini
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
21 Sep 2012 Editorially accepted
27 Sep 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-230X-12-136

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Authors’ Affiliations

School of Medicine, FinnMedi3, University of Tampere
Paediatric Research Centre, University of Tampere and Tampere University Hospital
Department of Gastroenterology and Alimentary Tract Surgery, Tampere University Hospital
School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere
Finnish Coeliac Society