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Table 1 Journal characteristics

From: Impact of peer review on discussion of study limitations and strength of claims in randomized trial reports: a before and after study

  BMC (N = 377) BMJ Open (N = 69)
Journal characteristic
 Peer review type Open Open
 Acceptance rate (%, range) 45–55 55
 Impact factor* 2.10 (1.66, 2.29) 2.56
 Size editorial team* 8 (6, 16) 84
 Days until publication* 196 (141, 270) 192 (149, 225)
  1. *median (interquartile range)