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Potential predatory and legitimate biomedical journals: can you tell the difference? A cross-sectional comparison

BMC Medicine201715:28

DOI: 10.1186/s12916-017-0785-9

Received: 11 November 2016

Accepted: 9 January 2017

Published: 16 March 2017

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Open Peer Review reports

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

Original Submission
11 Nov 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
6 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jelte Wicherts
10 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Bhushan Patwardhan
21 Dec 2016 Author responded Author comments - Larissa Shamseer
Resubmission - Version 2
21 Dec 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
Publishing
9 Jan 2017 Editorially accepted
16 Mar 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12916-017-0785-9

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.

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Centre for Journalology, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
(2)
School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventative Medicine, University of Ottawa
(3)
School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Queen’s University Belfast
(4)
Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
(5)
Office of Research Ethics and Integrity, Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
(6)
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
(7)
icddr,b
(8)
Origin Editorial
(9)
Knowledge Synthesis Group, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

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