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A systematic review of the processes used to link clinical trial registrations to their published results

Systematic Reviews20176:123

Received: 28 November 2016

Accepted: 9 June 2017

Published: 3 July 2017

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Original Submission
28 Nov 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
7 Mar 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Simon Briscoe
25 Apr 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Andrew Jull
17 May 2017 Author responded Author comments - Rabia Bashir
Resubmission - Version 2
17 May 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
9 Jun 2017 Editorially accepted
3 Jul 2017 Article published 10.1186/s13643-017-0518-3

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Authors’ Affiliations

Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Computational Health Informatics Program, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, USA
Departments of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA