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Evaluation of dipstick analysis among elderly residents to detect bacteriuria: a cross-sectional study in 32 nursing homes

BMC Geriatrics20099:32

Received: 11 November 2008

Accepted: 27 July 2009

Published: 27 July 2009

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Original Submission
11 Nov 2008 Submitted Original manuscript
17 Dec 2008 Reviewed Reviewer Report - John Lott
10 Feb 2009 Reviewed Reviewer Report - martin smalbrugge
8 Apr 2009 Author responded Author comments - Pär-Daniel Sundvall
Resubmission - Version 2
8 Apr 2009 Submitted Manuscript version 2
17 Apr 2009 Reviewed Reviewer Report - martin smalbrugge
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
27 Jul 2009 Editorially accepted
27 Jul 2009 Article published 10.1186/1471-2318-9-32

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Authors’ Affiliations

Sandared Primary Health Care Centre, Sandared, Sweden
Research and development unit, Primary Health Care in Southern Älvsborg county, Älvsborg
Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden