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Open Peer Review Reports for: Long-term results of minimally invasive stand-alone bi-atrial surgical ablation with a bipolar ablation device for persistent and longstanding persistent AF: a single-center case series of 91 patients

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Original Submission
1 Aug 2015 Submitted Original manuscript
8 Nov 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Gijs De Maat
28 Nov 2015 Author responded Author comments - Vilius Janusauskas
Resubmission - Version 2
28 Nov 2015 Submitted Manuscript version 2
19 Jan 2016 Editorially accepted
2 Feb 2016 Article published 10.1186/s13019-016-0416-0

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