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Self-management experiences among men and women with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a qualitative analysis

  • Rebecca Mathew1Email author,
  • Enza Gucciardi2,
  • Margaret De Melo3 and
  • Paula Barata4
BMC Family Practice201213:122

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2296-13-122

Received: 23 May 2012

Accepted: 5 December 2012

Published: 19 December 2012

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Original Submission
23 May 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
4 Jun 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Teresa Sakraida
19 Aug 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Luis Rustveld
23 Aug 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Katarina Hjelm
10 Oct 2012 Author responded Author comments - Rebecca Mathew
Resubmission - Version 3
10 Oct 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
2 Dec 2012 Author responded Author comments - Rebecca Mathew
Resubmission - Version 4
2 Dec 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 4
5 Dec 2012 Editorially accepted
19 Dec 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2296-13-122

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Authors’ Affiliations

Northern Ontario School of Medicine, East Campus, Laurentian University
School of Nutrition, Ryerson University
University Health Network Diabetes Education Center
Department of Psychology, University of Guelph