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Open Peer Review Reports for: Active clearance of chest tubes is associated with reduced postoperative complications and costs after cardiac surgery: a propensity matched analysis

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Original Submission
1 Aug 2019 Submitted Original manuscript
26 Aug 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Alpha Amadou Diallo
29 Aug 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jong Bum Choi
17 Sep 2019 Author responded Author comments - Yvon Baribeau
Resubmission - Version 2
17 Sep 2019 Submitted Manuscript version 2
20 Sep 2019 Editorially accepted
8 Nov 2019 Article published 10.1186/s13019-019-0999-3

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