Open Access Pre-publication history

Comparison of PCR/Electron spray Ionization-Time-of-Flight-Mass Spectrometry versus Traditional Clinical Microbiology for active surveillance of organisms contaminating high-use surfaces in a burn intensive care unit, an orthopedic ward and healthcare workers

Heather C Yun*, Rachael E Kreft, Mayra A Castillo, Garth D Ehrlich*, Charles H Guymon, Helen K Crouch, Kevin K Chung, Joseph C Wenke, Joseph R Hsu, Tracy L Spirk, J William Costerton, Katrin Mende and Clinton K Murray

BMC Infectious Diseases 2012, 12:252  doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-252

Pre-publication versions of this article and reviewers' reports

Original Submission - Version 1 Manuscript 11 Jul 2012
Reviewer's Report Nicasio Mancini 30 Jul 2012
Reviewer's Report Jens Jørgen Christensen 10 Aug 2012
Reviewer's Report Yen-Peng Ho 16 Aug 2012
Resubmission - Version 2 Manuscript Author's comment 20 Sep 2012
Editorial acceptance 20 Sep 2012
Published 10 Oct 2012