Dear Dr. Friedman,

Thank you for reading our article with such a great detail. We hope many colleagues did a similar thing and are stimulated by the discussion below. I would like to answer your criticism as two separate issues. The first issue covers the handling of the data and the second issue handles interpreting the results.


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Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam

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