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Open Peer Review Reports for: Prevalence of problematic smartphone usage and associated mental health outcomes amongst children and young people: a systematic review, meta-analysis and GRADE of the evidence

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Original Submission
12 Apr 2019 Submitted Original manuscript
17 Jun 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Emily Goldmann
21 Aug 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - James C. Anthony
21 Sep 2019 Author responded Author comments - Samantha Sohn
Resubmission - Version 2
21 Sep 2019 Submitted Manuscript version 2
31 Oct 2019 Editorially accepted
29 Nov 2019 Article published 10.1186/s12888-019-2350-x

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