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Open Peer Review Reports for: Community characteristics that attract physicians in Japan: a cross-sectional analysis of community demographic and economic factors

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Original Submission
18 Aug 2008 Submitted Original manuscript
23 Sep 2008 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nanako Tamiya
20 Nov 2008 Reviewed Reviewer Report - HIDETO TAKAHASHI
6 Dec 2008 Author responded Author comments - Masatoshi Matsumoto
Resubmission - Version 2
6 Dec 2008 Submitted Manuscript version 2
18 Feb 2009 Editorially accepted
18 Feb 2009 Article published 10.1186/1478-4491-7-12

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