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Open Peer Review Reports for: Moral dilemmas and conflicts concerning patients in a vegetative state/unresponsive wakefulness syndrome: shared or non-shared decision making? A qualitative study of the professional perspective in two moral case deliberations

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Original Submission
6 Sep 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
25 Oct 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Lois Shepherd
20 Nov 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Leslie Francis
14 Jan 2018 Author responded Author comments - Conny A.M.F.H. Span-Sluyter
Resubmission - Version 2
14 Jan 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
29 Jan 2018 Editorially accepted
22 Feb 2018 Article published 10.1186/s12910-018-0247-8

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