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Pediatric training and practice of Canadian chiropractic and naturopathic doctors: a 2004–2014 comparative study

  • Antony Porcino1,
  • Leslie Solomonian2,
  • Stephen Zylich3,
  • Brian Gluvic4,
  • Chantal Doucet5 and
  • Sunita Vohra1, 6, 7Email author
BMC Complementary and Alternative MedicineBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:512

Received: 21 July 2017

Accepted: 21 November 2017

Published: 1 December 2017

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Original Submission
21 Jul 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
14 Aug 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Andrea Bugarcic
8 Oct 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Alfred Längler
4 Nov 2017 Author responded Author comments - Antony Porcino
Resubmission - Version 2
4 Nov 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
21 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
1 Dec 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12906-017-2024-5

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Pediatrics, CARE Program, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta
Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College
Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine
Département de Chiropratique, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta
Department of Pediatrics, CARE Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry