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Open Peer Review Reports for: Multicentre, double-blind, crossover trial to identify the Optimal Pathway for TreatIng neurOpathic paiN in Diabetes Mellitus (OPTION-DM): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

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Original Submission
20 Mar 2018 Submitted Original manuscript
28 Aug 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Pedro Inacio
29 Aug 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Vincent Cheng
28 Sep 2018 Author responded Author comments - Dinesh Selvarajah
Resubmission - Version 2
28 Sep 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
3 Oct 2018 Editorially accepted
22 Oct 2018 Article published 10.1186/s13063-018-2959-y

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