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Open Peer Review Reports for: Reducing Implant Infection in Orthopaedics (RIIiO): a pilot study for a randomised controlled trial comparing the influence of forced air versus resistive fabric warming technologies on postoperative infection rates following orthopaedic implant surgery in adults

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Original Submission
22 Jun 2018 Submitted Original manuscript
31 Aug 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nicholas Clement
14 Sep 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - David Hamilton
17 Sep 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Paul Jenkins
16 Oct 2018 Author responded Author comments - Michelle Kümin
Resubmission - Version 2
16 Oct 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
21 Oct 2018 Editorially accepted
19 Nov 2018 Article published 10.1186/s13063-018-3011-y

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