Skip to main content

Advertisement

Open Access
Open Peer Review

This article has Open Peer Review reports available.

How does Open Peer Review work?

Is a combination of varenicline and nicotine patch more effective in helping smokers quit than varenicline alone? A randomised controlled trial

  • Peter Hajek1,
  • Katie Myers Smith1,
  • Al-Rehan Dhanji2 and
  • Hayden McRobbie1Email author
BMC Medicine201311:140

DOI: 10.1186/1741-7015-11-140

Received: 25 January 2013

Accepted: 15 March 2013

Published: 29 May 2013

Back to article

Open Peer Review reports

Pre-publication versions of this article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting info@biomedcentral.com.

Original Submission
25 Jan 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
15 Feb 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Karl Fagerstrom
20 Feb 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Kenneth Perkins
1 Mar 2013 Author responded Author comments - Hayden McRobbie
Resubmission - Version 3
1 Mar 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
1 Mar 2013 Author responded Author comments - Hayden McRobbie
Resubmission - Version 4
1 Mar 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 4
8 Mar 2013 Author responded Author comments - Hayden McRobbie
Resubmission - Version 5
8 Mar 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 5
Publishing
15 Mar 2013 Editorially accepted
29 May 2013 Article published 10.1186/1741-7015-11-140

How does Open Peer Review work?

Open peer review is a system where authors know who the reviewers are, and the reviewers know who the authors are. If the manuscript is accepted, the named reviewer reports are published alongside the article. Pre-publication versions of the article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting info@biomedcentral.com. All previous versions of the manuscript and all author responses to the reviewers are also available.

You can find further information about the peer review system here.

Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Barts & The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Queen Mary, University of London
(2)
Barts and The London NHS Trust

Advertisement