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Differences in reported sepsis incidence according to study design: a literature review

  • Saga Elise Mariansdatter1Email author,
  • Andreas Halgreen Eiset1,
  • Kirstine Kobberøe Søgaard1 and
  • Christian Fynbo Christiansen1
Contributed equally
BMC Medical Research MethodologyBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:137

Received: 27 April 2016

Accepted: 29 September 2016

Published: 12 October 2016

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29 Sep 2016 Editorially accepted
12 Oct 2016 Article published 10.1186/s12874-016-0237-9

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark