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Interpreting systematic reviews: are we ready to make our own conclusions? A cross-sectional study

BMC Medicine20119:30

Received: 11 February 2011

Accepted: 30 March 2011

Published: 30 March 2011

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Original Submission
11 Feb 2011 Submitted Original manuscript
11 Feb 2011 Author responded Author comments - Nai Ming Lai
Resubmission - Version 2
11 Feb 2011 Submitted Manuscript version 2
30 Mar 2011 Editorially accepted
30 Mar 2011 Article published 10.1186/1741-7015-9-30

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Paediatrics, Monash University Sunway Campus, Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Department of Family Medicine, International Medical University, Seremban, Malaysia
Clinical Research Centre, Hospital Tuanku Jaafar, Seremban, Malaysia