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Open Peer Review Reports for: Simple decision-tree tool to facilitate author identification of reporting guidelines during submission: a before–after study

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Original Submission
7 Aug 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
28 Sep 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Iveta Simera
6 Nov 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Anette Bluemle
13 Nov 2017 Author responded Author comments - Daniel Shanahan
Resubmission - Version 2
13 Nov 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
17 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
18 Dec 2017 Article published 10.1186/s41073-017-0044-9

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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 are available by contacting

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