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BMC Geriatrics

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Activity in GEriatric acute CARe (AGECAR): rationale, design and methods

  • Steven J Fleck1,
  • Natalia Bustamante-Ara2,
  • Javier Ortiz3,
  • María-Teresa Vidán3,
  • Alejandro Lucia2Email author and
  • José A Serra-Rexach3
BMC Geriatrics201212:28

Received: 11 September 2011

Accepted: 9 June 2012

Published: 9 June 2012

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Original Submission
11 Sep 2011 Submitted Original manuscript
19 Mar 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Stephen Lord
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
10 May 2012 Author responded Author comments - Alejandro Lucia
Resubmission - Version 3
10 May 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
9 Jun 2012 Editorially accepted
9 Jun 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2318-12-28

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Authors’ Affiliations

Sport Science Department, Colorado College
Universidad Europea de Madrid
Geriatrics Department, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón