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Rehabilitation Research and Practice
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 795980, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/795980
Research Article

The Impact of Diagnosis on Job Retention: A Danish Registry-Based Cohort Study

1Department of Social Medicine, Aalborg University Hospital, 9100 Aalborg, Denmark
2Department of Clinical Medicine, Aalborg University, 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
3Department of Health Science and Technology, Faculty of Medicine, Aalborg University, 9920 Aalborg, Denmark

Received 7 July 2015; Revised 1 October 2015; Accepted 17 November 2015

Academic Editor: Francesco Giallauria

Copyright © 2015 Rasmus Espersen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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