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Open Access Reviewer acknowledgement

Reviewer acknowledgement 2013

Irene Pala

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BMC Geriatrics 2014, 14:11  doi:10.1186/1471-2318-14-11

The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2318/14/11


Received:9 January 2014
Accepted:9 January 2014
Published:18 March 2014

© 2014 Pala; licensee BioMed Central Ltd.

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The editors of BMC Geriatrics would like to thank all our reviewers who have contributed their time to the journal in Volume 13 (2013).

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Pre-publication history

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http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2318/14/11/prepub