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Actually, our electronic rapid response is published since June, 20
2005, in the "Annals" as a response to R Wenzel and M Edmond's editorial :
Patient-to-Patient Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus Ann Intern Med 2005;
142: 940-1. "Digestive endoscopy as a preventable risk factor for
transmitting Hepatitis C virus."
Should'nt it be brought to the Journal readers attention?
Thanks for time and consideration,
No competing interests
23 June 2005
Emmanuel J RENE
Hépato-Gastroentérologie, Hopital Bichat-Claude Bernard, 46 Rue Henri Huchard, 75018, Paris, France