Recently, a letter to the editor was published in the Annals of Emergency Medicine. We were asked to respond in print, which we did. However, due to space limitations and the limitations of the Letter to the Editor System, we did not feel that the response was complete. Here is the complete response:
These opinions are those of the lead author and have been corroborated by the other authors of our DSI paper.
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