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Medical concepts related to individual risk are better explained with "plausibility" rather than "probability"

BMC Cardiovascular Disorders20055:31

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2261-5-31

Received: 29 April 2005

Accepted: 27 September 2005

Published: 27 September 2005

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Original Submission
29 Apr 2005 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
4 Jul 2005 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Maysam Abbod
18 Aug 2005 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Cathy Helgason
22 Aug 2005 Author responded Author comments - Enzo Grossi
Resubmission - Version 3
22 Aug 2005 Submitted Manuscript version 3
21 Sep 2005 Author responded Author comments - Enzo Grossi
Resubmission - Version 4
21 Sep 2005 Submitted Manuscript version 4
27 Sep 2005 Editorially accepted
27 Sep 2005 Article published 10.1186/1471-2261-5-31

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Authors’ Affiliations

Medical Department, Bracco SpA Milan