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Cesarean section to prevent mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B virus in China: A meta-analysis

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BMC Pregnancy and ChildbirthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:303

Received: 27 June 2017

Accepted: 4 September 2017

Published: 12 September 2017

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Original Submission
27 Jun 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
28 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Matthew Chang
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
4 Sep 2017 Editorially accepted
12 Sep 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12884-017-1487-1

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Authors’ Affiliations

Futian District Center for Disease Control and Prevention of Shenzhen China, Shenzhen, China
Department of Health Prevention and Care, Zhongshan Hospital, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China