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A workforce survey of Australian chiropractic: the profile and practice features of a nationally representative sample of 2,005 chiropractors

BMC Complementary and Alternative MedicineBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:14

Received: 15 August 2016

Accepted: 14 December 2016

Published: 5 January 2017

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Original Submission
15 Aug 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
7 Oct 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Stacie Salsbury
12 Oct 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - James Whedon
1 Nov 2016 Author responded Author comments - Jon Adams
Resubmission - Version 2
1 Nov 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
21 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Stacie Salsbury
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
14 Dec 2016 Editorially accepted
5 Jan 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12906-016-1542-x

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Authors’ Affiliations

Australian Research Centre in Complementary and Integrative Medicine (ARCCIM), University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, Australia
Office of Research, Endeavour College of Natural Health, Brisbane, Australia
School of Health Professions, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Australia