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Open Peer Review Reports for: The CASCADE trial: effectiveness of ceramic versus PEEK cages for anterior cervical discectomy with interbody fusion; protocol of a blinded randomized controlled trial

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Original Submission
20 Mar 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
25 Apr 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Carl Lombard
26 Jun 2013 Author responded Author comments - Mark Arts
Resubmission - Version 2
26 Jun 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
16 Jul 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Carl Lombard
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
13 Aug 2013 Editorially accepted
16 Aug 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2474-14-244

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