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Setting Research Priorities To Reduce Global Mortality from Childhood Diarrhoea by 2015

  • Olivier Fontaine mail,

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  • Margaret Kosek,
  • Shinjini Bhatnagar,
  • Cynthia Boschi-Pinto,
  • Kit Yee Chan,
  • Christopher Duggan,
  • Homero Martinez,
  • Hugo Ribeiro,
  • Nigel C Rollins,
  • Mohammed A Salam,
  • Mathuram Santosham,
  • John D Snyder,
  • Alexander C Tsai,
  • Beth Vargas,
  • Igor Rudan
  • Published: March 10, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000041

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Author Contributions

OF led and co-ordinated the study. OF and IR designed the study and wrote the first draft of the paper. KYC, ACT, and IR computed the intermediate and final scores and agreement statistics. MK, SB, CB-P, CD, HM, HR, NCR, MAS, MS, JDS, and BV submitted their scores to OF, checked the first draft for important intellectual content, and provided many valuable comments.