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Open Peer Review Reports for: Use of programme theory to understand the differential effects of interventions across socio-economic groups in systematic reviews—a systematic methodology review

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Original Submission
20 Mar 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
29 Jul 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Karin Diaconu
2 Aug 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Chrinna Balasingham
29 Sep 2017 Author responded Author comments - Michelle Maden
Resubmission - Version 2
29 Sep 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
25 Oct 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Karin Diaconu
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
23 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
29 Dec 2017 Article published 10.1186/s13643-017-0638-9

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