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A spatial analysis of the expanding roles of nurses in general practice

  • Christopher Pearce1Email author,
  • Sally Hall2,
  • Christine Phillips2,
  • Kathryn Dwan3,
  • Rachael Yates4 and
  • Bonnie Sibbald5
BMC Nursing201211:13

DOI: 10.1186/1472-6955-11-13

Received: 26 August 2011

Accepted: 9 July 2012

Published: 7 August 2012

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Original Submission
26 Aug 2011 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
7 Nov 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Andrea Baumann
19 Dec 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jane Mills
12 Jun 2012 Author responded Author comments - Christopher Pearce
Resubmission - Version 3
12 Jun 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
26 Jun 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Andrea Baumann
1 Jul 2012 Author responded Author comments - Christopher Pearce
Resubmission - Version 4
1 Jul 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 4
9 Jul 2012 Editorially accepted
7 Aug 2012 Article published 10.1186/1472-6955-11-13

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Authors’ Affiliations

Director of Research, Inner Eastern Melbourne Medicare Local and Adjunct Associate Professor, Monash University
Academic Unit of General Practice and Community Health, Australian National University Medical School
Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute, Australian National University
Australian General Practice Network
National Centre for Primary Care Research Development Centre, Manchester University