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Comparative survey of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) attitudes, use, and information-seeking behaviour among medical students, residents & faculty

BMC Medical Education20066:58

Received: 13 July 2006

Accepted: 09 December 2006

Published: 09 December 2006

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Open Peer Review reports

Pre-publication versions of this article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting

Original Submission
13 Jul 2006 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
26 Jul 2006 Reviewed Reviewer Report - David Rakel
14 Aug 2006 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Victoria Maizes
5 Sep 2006 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Victor Sierpina
11 Sep 2006 Author responded Author comments - Desiree Lie
Resubmission - Version 3
11 Sep 2006 Submitted Manuscript version 3
9 Dec 2006 Editorially accepted
9 Dec 2006 Article published 10.1186/1472-6920-6-58

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Family Medicine, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine