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Open Peer Review Reports for: Health, not weight loss, focused programmes versus conventional weight loss programmes for cardiovascular risk factors: a systematic review and meta-analysis

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Original Submission
11 Oct 2018 Submitted Original manuscript
24 Jan 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Wisit Cheungpasitporn
5 Feb 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Salwa Zghebi
3 May 2019 Author responded Author comments - Deborah Lycett
Resubmission - Version 2
3 May 2019 Submitted Manuscript version 2
2 Jul 2019 Editorially accepted
10 Aug 2019 Article published 10.1186/s13643-019-1083-8

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