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Illness Mapping: a time and cost effective method to estimate healthcare data needed to establish community-based health insurance

  • Erika Binnendijk1,
  • Meenakshi Gautham1,
  • Ruth Koren2 and
  • David M Dror1, 3Email author
BMC Medical Research Methodology201212:153

Received: 3 April 2012

Accepted: 19 September 2012

Published: 9 October 2012

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Original Submission
3 Apr 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
6 Jul 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Manuela De Allegri
8 Jul 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Aliya Pardhan-Ali
17 Sep 2012 Author responded Author comments - David Dror
Resubmission - Version 2
17 Sep 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
19 Sep 2012 Editorially accepted
9 Oct 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2288-12-153

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Authors’ Affiliations

Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Felsenstein Medical Research Centre, Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine
Micro Insurance Academy, 52B Okhla Industrial Estate Phase III