Authors’ replyBMJ 2011; 342 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d1973 (Published 18 April 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d1973
- Rebecca Kuepper, research psychologist,
- Jim van Os, professor,
- Cecile Henquet, lecturer
- 1Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, South Limburg Mental Health Research and Teaching Network, EURON, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands
Competing interests: None declared.
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