With this response we want to clarify and, for the most, refute the issues raised by Dr Yeomans.
The role of Dr Yeomans as a consultant was described in the article.1(pp650-651) If Dr Yeomans means that he was not responsible for the individual treatments, he is correct; he was not a supervisor in that sense.
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