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Open Peer Review Reports for: Comparing the effect of STan (cardiotocographic electronic fetal monitoring (CTG) plus analysis of the ST segment of the fetal electrocardiogram) with CTG alone on emergency caesarean section rates: study protocol for the STan Australian Randomised controlled Trial (START)

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Original Submission
5 May 2019 Submitted Original manuscript
5 Aug 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Claudia Pedroza
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
8 Aug 2019 Editorially accepted
29 Aug 2019 Article published 10.1186/s13063-019-3640-9

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