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The transition of childbirth practices among tribal women in Gujarat, India - a grounded theory approach

  • Bharati Sharma1, 2Email author,
  • Gayatri Giri3,
  • Kyllike Christensson2,
  • Ramani KV1 and
  • Eva Johansson4
Contributed equally
BMC International Health and Human Rights201313:41

DOI: 10.1186/1472-698X-13-41

Received: 26 January 2013

Accepted: 26 September 2013

Published: 3 October 2013

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26 Jan 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
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3 Mar 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Hannah Dahlen
16 Aug 2013 Author responded Author comments - Bharati Sharma
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16 Aug 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
14 Sep 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Hannah Dahlen
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Submitted Manuscript version 4
26 Sep 2013 Editorially accepted
3 Oct 2013 Article published 10.1186/1472-698X-13-41

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Authors’ Affiliations

Centre for Management of Health Services, Indian Institute of Management
Department of Womens’ and Childrens’ Health, Unit for Reproductive Health, Karolinska Institutet
Common Health, A National Coalition for Maternal and Neonatal Health and Safe Abortion
Global Health, Karolinska Institute