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Citing first publication

Authors Netland P 

Received 20 February 2012

Accepted for publication 21 February 2012

Published 20 April 2012 Volume 2012:6 Pages 605—606


Peter A Netland
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, VA

In the interesting article about the pars plana clip (New World Medical, Rancho Cucamonga, CA) by Diaz Llopis et al, I noted that the authors attributed priority (first) publication about this device to a study published in 2006.

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