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Open Peer Review Reports for: Time trends of cancer mortality among elderly in Italy, 1970–2008: an observational study

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Original Submission
17 Apr 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
6 Jul 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Marina Pollan
15 Aug 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Carlo La Vecchia
14 Sep 2012 Author responded Author comments - Ettore Bidoli
Resubmission - Version 4
14 Sep 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 4
25 Sep 2012 Editorially accepted
2 Oct 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2407-12-443

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