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Further investigation of confirmed urinary tract infection (UTI) in children under five years: a systematic review

  • Marie E Westwood1Email author,
  • Penny F Whiting2,
  • Julie Cooper3,
  • Ian S Watt4 and
  • Jos Kleijnen1
BMC Pediatrics20055:2

Received: 05 October 2004

Accepted: 15 March 2005

Published: 15 March 2005

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Original Submission
5 Oct 2004 Submitted Original manuscript
22 Dec 2004 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jim Beattie
2 Feb 2005 Author responded Author comments - Marie Elaine Westwood
Resubmission - Version 2
2 Feb 2005 Submitted Manuscript version 2
15 Mar 2005 Editorially accepted
15 Mar 2005 Article published 10.1186/1471-2431-5-2

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Authors’ Affiliations

Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York
MRC Health Services Research Collaboration, University of Bristol
Department of Radiology, York District Hospital
Department of Health Sciences, University of York