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BMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7402.1307 (Published 12 June 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:1307

Article usage

Article metrics provide readers and authors with an indication of how often a specific article has been accessed month by month. It counts three formats - abstract/extract, full text and pdf. The page is updated each day.

Usage statistics: July 2003 to June 2021

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