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Open Peer Review Reports for: What is the evidence base for diagnosing hypertension and for subsequent blood pressure treatment targets in the prevention of cardiovascular disease?

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Original Submission
13 Jul 2015 Submitted Original manuscript
23 Jul 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Raj Padwal
6 Aug 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Renata Cifkova
4 Sep 2015 Author responded Author comments - Claire Schwartz
Resubmission - Version 2
4 Sep 2015 Submitted Manuscript version 2
17 Sep 2015 Editorially accepted
12 Oct 2015 Article published 10.1186/s12916-015-0502-5

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