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Validation of multisource electronic health record data: an application to blood transfusion data

  • Loan R. van Hoeven1, 2Email author,
  • Martine C. de Bruijne3,
  • Peter F. Kemper2,
  • Maria M.W. Koopman4,
  • Jan M.M. Rondeel5,
  • Anja Leyte6,
  • Hendrik Koffijberg7,
  • Mart P. Janssen1, 2 and
  • Kit C.B. Roes1
BMC Medical Informatics and Decision MakingBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:107

Received: 8 March 2017

Accepted: 10 July 2017

Published: 14 July 2017

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Original Submission
8 Mar 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
18 Apr 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jiang Bian
25 May 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Scott P Narus
2 Jul 2017 Author responded Author comments - Loan van Hoeven
Resubmission - Version 2
2 Jul 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
10 Jul 2017 Editorially accepted
14 Jul 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12911-017-0504-7

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Authors’ Affiliations

Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht
Transfusion Technology Assessment Department, Sanquin Research
Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center
Department of Transfusion Medicine, Sanquin Blood bank
Department of Health Technology & Services Research, MIRA Institute for biomedical technology and technical medicine, University of Twente