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Reply to the letter entitled “Predictors of respiratory impairment in patients with myotonic dystrophy type 1”

      We read with interest the letter of comments “Predictors of respiratory impairment in patients with myotonic dystrophy type 1” by Prof. Kawada [
      • Kawada T.
      Predictors of respiratory impairment in patients with myotonic dystrophy type 1.
      ] about our work concerning the assessment of the prevalence and predictors of respiratory impairment by a cross-sectional study on a large Italian cohort, recently published on Your Journal [
      • Rossi S.
      • Della Marca G.
      • Ricci M.
      • Perna A.
      • Nicoletti T.F.
      • Brunetti V.
      • Meleo E.
      • Calvello M.
      • Petrucci A.
      • Antonini G.
      • Bucci E.
      • Licchelli L.
      • Sancricca C.
      • Massa R.
      • Rastelli E.
      • Botta A.
      • Di Muzio A.
      • Romano S.
      • Garibaldi M.
      • Silvestri G.
      Prevalence and predictor factors of respiratory impairment in a large cohort of patients with Myotonic Dystrophy type 1 (DM1): a retrospective, cross sectional study.
      ].

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