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Causes and risk factors for infant mortality in Nunavut, Canada 1999–2011

  • Sorcha A Collins1,
  • Padma Surmala2,
  • Geraldine Osborne3,
  • Cheryl Greenberg4,
  • Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory5,
  • Sharon Edmunds-Potvin5 and
  • Laura Arbour1Email author
BMC Pediatrics201212:190

Received: 13 September 2012

Accepted: 5 December 2012

Published: 12 December 2012

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13 Sep 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
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Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
28 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Zhong-Cheng LUO
5 Nov 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Deanne Wilson-Costello
30 Nov 2012 Author responded Author comments - Laura Arbour
Resubmission - Version 4
30 Nov 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 4
5 Dec 2012 Editorially accepted
12 Dec 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2431-12-190

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia Island Medical Program, University of Victoria
Court Services Division, Department of Justice, Government of Nunavut
Department of Health and Social Services, Government of Nunavut
Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Manitoba
Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated