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Effects of remote, retroactive intercessory prayer on outcomes in patients with bloodstream infection: randomised controlled trial

BMJ 2001; 323 doi: (Published 22 December 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;323:1450

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Can I possibly get the data you used for the statistical tests? I am
a statistician, and I would like to see what the results would be if
Bayesian techniques were used.

Competing interests:
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Competing interests: No competing interests

28 December 2006
Paulo Hubert
Graduate student
Universidade de Sao Paulo