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The high costs of getting ethical and site-specific approvals for multi-centre research

  • Adrian G. Barnett1Email author,
  • Megan J. Campbell1,
  • Carla Shield1,
  • Alison Farrington1,
  • Lisa Hall1,
  • Katie Page1,
  • Anne Gardner2,
  • Brett G. Mitchell3 and
  • Nicholas Graves1
Research Integrity and Peer Review20161:16

DOI: 10.1186/s41073-016-0023-6

Received: 17 August 2016

Accepted: 25 October 2016

Published: 7 December 2016

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Pre-publication versions of this article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting info@biomedcentral.com.

Original Submission
17 Aug 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
21 Aug 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Edward S. Dove
2 Sep 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Stuart Nicholls
13 Oct 2016 Author responded Author comments - Adrian Barnett
Resubmission - Version 2
13 Oct 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
23 Oct 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Edward S. Dove
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
Publishing
25 Oct 2016 Editorially accepted
7 Dec 2016 Article published 10.1186/s41073-016-0023-6

How does Open Peer Review work?

Open peer review is a system where authors know who the reviewers are, and the reviewers know who the authors are. If the manuscript is accepted, the named reviewer reports are published alongside the article. Pre-publication versions of the article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting info@biomedcentral.com. All previous versions of the manuscript and all author responses to the reviewers are also available.

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation & School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology
(2)
School of Nursing, Midwifery, and Paramedicine, Australian Catholic University
(3)
Faculty of Arts, Nursing and Theology, Avondale College for Higher Education

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