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Open Peer Review Reports for: Safety and long-term efficacy of thoracoscopic Epicardial ablation in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: a retrospective study

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Original Submission
6 Aug 2019 Submitted Original manuscript
24 Aug 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jong Bum Choi
31 Aug 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Allen Cheng
10 Sep 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jacob Bergsland
14 Oct 2019 Author responded Author comments - John Johnkoski
Resubmission - Version 2
14 Oct 2019 Submitted Manuscript version 2
28 Oct 2019 Editorially accepted
6 Nov 2019 Article published 10.1186/s13019-019-1018-4

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