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Prevalence of GMC performance assessments in the United Kingdom: a retrospective cohort analysis by country of medical qualification

BMC Medical EducationBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:67

Received: 1 July 2016

Accepted: 15 March 2017

Published: 4 April 2017

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Original Submission
1 Jul 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
18 Sep 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Tarun Sen Gupta
20 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Julian Archer
27 Feb 2017 Author responded Author comments - Leila Mehdizadeh
Resubmission - Version 2
27 Feb 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
15 Mar 2017 Editorially accepted
4 Apr 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12909-017-0903-6

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Authors’ Affiliations

University College London Medical School, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
UCL Institute of Health Informatics, London, UK
Royal College of Physicians, London, UK