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Herbal medicine use behaviour in Australian adults who experience anxiety: a descriptive study

BMC Complementary and Alternative MedicineBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:60

Received: 17 October 2015

Accepted: 27 January 2016

Published: 11 February 2016

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Original Submission
17 Oct 2015 Submitted Original manuscript
13 Nov 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Holger Cramer
24 Nov 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Susan Arentz
13 Dec 2015 Author responded Author comments - Erica McIntyre
Resubmission - Version 2
13 Dec 2015 Submitted Manuscript version 2
27 Jan 2016 Editorially accepted
11 Feb 2016 Article published 10.1186/s12906-016-1022-3

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Authors’ Affiliations

Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, Australia