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Open Peer Review Reports for: DIRECT trial. Diverticulitis recurrences or continuing symptoms: Operative versus conservative Treatment. A MULTICENTER RANDOMISED CLINICAL TRIAL

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Original Submission
25 Jun 2010 Submitted Original manuscript
28 Jun 2010 Author responded Author comments - Bryan Joost Marinus van de Wall
Resubmission - Version 2
28 Jun 2010 Submitted Manuscript version 2
6 Aug 2010 Editorially accepted
6 Aug 2010 Article published 10.1186/1471-2482-10-25

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