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Open Peer Review Reports for: Using record linkage to validate notification and laboratory data for a more accurate assessment of notifiable infectious diseases

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Original Submission
12 Feb 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
4 May 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Colin Simpson
8 May 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - David Muscatello
3 Jun 2017 Author responded Author comments - Faye Lim
Resubmission - Version 2
3 Jun 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
7 Jun 2017 Editorially accepted
17 Jun 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12911-017-0484-7

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