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Expanding the knowledge translation metaphor

  • Eivind Engebretsen1Email author,
  • Tony Joakim Sandset2 and
  • John Ødemark2
Health Research Policy and Systems201715:19

Received: 25 October 2016

Accepted: 21 February 2017

Published: 13 March 2017

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Original Submission
25 Oct 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
31 Jan 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Iona Heath
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
21 Feb 2017 Editorially accepted
13 Mar 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12961-017-0184-x

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Authors’ Affiliations

Institute of Health and Society, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo
Department of Cultural Studies and Oriental Languages, Faculty of Humanities, University of Oslo