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Open Peer Review Reports for: Cognitive aids for people with early stage dementia versus treatment as usual (Dementia Early Stage Cognitive Aids New Trial (DESCANT)): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

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Original Submission
5 Mar 2018 Submitted Original manuscript
12 Jul 2018 Author responded Author comments - Helen Chester
Resubmission - Version 2
12 Jul 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
21 Sep 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Angela Hassiotis
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
24 Sep 2018 Editorially accepted
10 Oct 2018 Article published 10.1186/s13063-018-2933-8

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