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Frailty in primary care: a review of its conceptualization and implications for practice

BMC Medicine201210:4

DOI: 10.1186/1741-7015-10-4

Received: 22 August 2011

Accepted: 11 January 2012

Published: 11 January 2012

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Original Submission
22 Aug 2011 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
26 Aug 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Marcel Olde Rikkert
12 Sep 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - George Kuchel
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
2 Nov 2011 Author responded Author comments - Alice Holt
Resubmission - Version 4
2 Nov 2011 Submitted Manuscript version 4
11 Jan 2012 Editorially accepted
11 Jan 2012 Article published 10.1186/1741-7015-10-4

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Family Medicine, Dalhousie University
Department of Medicine (Division of Geriatric Medicine) Dalhousie University