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Clostridium difficile infection health disparities by race among hospitalized adults in the United States, 2001 to 2010

BMC Infectious DiseasesBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:454

Received: 10 September 2015

Accepted: 18 August 2016

Published: 27 August 2016

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Original Submission
10 Sep 2015 Submitted Original manuscript
20 Nov 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Teena Chopra
25 Feb 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Dimitri Drekonja
29 Jul 2016 Author responded Author comments - Jacqueline R Argamany
Resubmission - Version 2
29 Jul 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
15 Aug 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Dimitri Drekonja
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
18 Aug 2016 Editorially accepted
27 Aug 2016 Article published 10.1186/s12879-016-1788-4

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Authors’ Affiliations

The University of Texas College of Pharmacy, Austin, USA
The University of Texas Health Science Center Pharmacotherapy and Education Research Center, San Antonio, USA