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Open Peer Review Reports for: Verbal autopsy as a tool for identifying children dying of sickle cell disease: a validation study conducted in Kilifi district, Kenya

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Original Submission
17 Jan 2014 Submitted Original manuscript
26 Jan 2014 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Michel Garenne
10 Feb 2014 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Kenji Shibuya
11 Mar 2014 Author responded Author comments - Thomas Williams
Resubmission - Version 2
11 Mar 2014 Submitted Manuscript version 2
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
30 Mar 2014 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Kenji Shibuya
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
31 Mar 2014 Editorially accepted
22 Apr 2014 Article published 10.1186/1741-7015-12-65

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