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Establishing key components of yoga interventions for musculoskeletal conditions: a Delphi survey

  • Lesley Ward1, 2Email author,
  • Simon Stebbings2,
  • Karen J Sherman3,
  • Daniel Cherkin3 and
  • G David Baxter1
BMC Complementary and Alternative MedicineThe official journal of the International Society for Complementary Medicine Research (ISCMR)201414:196

Received: 4 March 2014

Accepted: 13 June 2014

Published: 18 June 2014

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Original Submission
4 Mar 2014 Submitted Original manuscript
8 Apr 2014 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Romy Lauche
9 Apr 2014 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Holger Cramer
25 May 2014 Author responded Author comments - Lesley Ward
Resubmission - Version 2
25 May 2014 Submitted Manuscript version 2
13 Jun 2014 Editorially accepted
18 Jun 2014 Article published 10.1186/1472-6882-14-196

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Authors’ Affiliations

Centre for Health, Activity and Rehabilitation Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago
Department of Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago
Group Health Research Institute