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Supporting prescribing in older people with multimorbidity and significant polypharmacy in primary care (SPPiRE): a cluster randomised controlled trial protocol and pilot

Implementation Science201712:99

Received: 29 June 2017

Accepted: 13 July 2017

Published: 1 August 2017

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Original Submission
29 Jun 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
10 Jul 2017 Author responded Author comments - Caroline McCarthy
Resubmission - Version 2
10 Jul 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
13 Jul 2017 Editorially accepted
1 Aug 2017 Article published 10.1186/s13012-017-0629-1

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Authors’ Affiliations

HRB Centre for Primary Care Research, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin 2, Ireland
School of Pharmacy, Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland
School of Business & Economics, National University of Ireland Galway, Galway, Ireland