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Open Peer Review Reports for: A protocol for an updated and expanded systematic mixed studies review of fear of cancer recurrence in families and caregivers of adults diagnosed with cancer

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Original Submission
1 Feb 2018 Submitted Original manuscript
23 Feb 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Sebastien Simard
27 Apr 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Laurie Freeman
7 Jun 2018 Author responded Author comments - Stuart Leske
Resubmission - Version 2
7 Jun 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
24 Jul 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Sebastien Simard
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
7 Aug 2018 Editorially accepted
31 Aug 2018 Article published 10.1186/s13643-018-0795-5

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