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The production and recognition of psychiatric original articles published in languages other than English

BMC Psychiatry201313:102

DOI: 10.1186/1471-244X-13-102

Received: 29 June 2012

Accepted: 18 March 2013

Published: 26 March 2013

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Open Peer Review reports

Pre-publication versions of this article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting

Original Submission
29 Jun 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
19 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - John Burnham
24 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Pentti Nieminen
27 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Frank Schneider
23 Feb 2013 Author responded Author comments - Christopher Baethge
Resubmission - Version 3
23 Feb 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
15 Mar 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Pentti Nieminen
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
18 Mar 2013 Editorially accepted
26 Mar 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-244X-13-102

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.. All previous versions of the manuscript and all author responses to the reviewers are also available.

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Cologne University Medical School
Deutsches Ärzteblatt, Deutsches Ärzteblatt International