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The scandal of poor epidemiological research

BMJ 2004; 329 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7471.868 (Published 14 October 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:868

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Usage statistics: October 2004 to July 2020

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