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Finer et al state that final closure of SCOUT was delayed to allow
for robust data collection and analysis.
I wonder why a trial with a planned completion date of March 2009(1)
has not yet been published in peer review literature while the data are
available to regulatory authorities who have made the decision to suspend
William's editorial may well be in advance of the facts - but that
raises the thorny question as to why the data are not yet in the public
domain after almost a year has passed.