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Impact of a population-based HPV vaccination program on cervical abnormalities: a data linkage study

  • Dorota M Gertig1, 2,
  • Julia ML Brotherton1, 2,
  • Alison C Budd3,
  • Kelly Drennan1,
  • Genevieve Chappell1 and
  • A Marion Saville1Email author
BMC Medicine201311:227

Received: 20 June 2013

Accepted: 3 October 2013

Published: 22 October 2013

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Original Submission
20 Jun 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
19 Jul 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Philip Castle
18 Sep 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Sreeram Ramagopalan
2 Oct 2013 Author responded Author comments - A Marion Saville
Resubmission - Version 2
2 Oct 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
3 Oct 2013 Editorially accepted
22 Oct 2013 Article published 10.1186/1741-7015-11-227

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Authors’ Affiliations

School of Population Health, University of Melbourne
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Bruce ACT