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Open Peer Review Reports for: Helping people make well-informed decisions about health care: old and new challenges to achieving the aim of the Cochrane Collaboration

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Original Submission
7 May 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
22 May 2013 Author responded Author comments - Andy Oxman
Resubmission - Version 2
22 May 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
22 May 2013 Editorially accepted
20 Sep 2013 Article published 10.1186/2046-4053-2-77

How does Open Peer Review work?

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