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Mortality patterns and risk among older men and women with intellectual disability: a Swedish national retrospective cohort study

BMC GeriatricsBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:269

Received: 20 February 2017

Accepted: 14 November 2017

Published: 22 November 2017

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Original Submission
20 Feb 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
29 May 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Marsha Mailick
17 Sep 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Shu-Fang Chang
3 Oct 2017 Author responded Author comments - Nawi Ng
Resubmission - Version 2
3 Oct 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
12 Nov 2017 Author responded Author comments - Nawi Ng
Resubmission - Version 3
12 Nov 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 3
14 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
22 Nov 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12877-017-0665-3

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Authors’ Affiliations

Unit of Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden
Centre for Demographic and Ageing Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden
Karolinska Institutet (KI), Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society (NVS), Division of Family Medicine and Primary Care, Huddinge, Sweden
Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden