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Evolving dimensions in medical case reporting

Journal of Medical Case Reports20115:164

DOI: 10.1186/1752-1947-5-164

Received: 28 October 2010

Accepted: 27 April 2011

Published: 27 April 2011

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Open Peer Review reports

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Original Submission
28 Oct 2010 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
11 Nov 2010 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Grace Loy
8 Dec 2010 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jean-Karl Soler
14 Dec 2010 Author responded Author comments - A Protopapas
Resubmission - Version 3
14 Dec 2010 Submitted Manuscript version 3
27 Apr 2011 Editorially accepted
27 Apr 2011 Article published 10.1186/1752-1947-5-164

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Authors’ Affiliations

Division of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, QEQM Wing, St Mary's Hospital