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Open Peer Review Reports for: A cross-sectional study assessing the association between online ratings and clinical quality of care measures for US hospitals: results from an observational study

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Original Submission
26 Aug 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
3 Feb 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Travertine Kool
7 Feb 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Maria Lucia Specchia
1 Jun 2017 Author responded Author comments - Martin Emmert
Resubmission - Version 2
1 Jun 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
23 Jan 2018 Editorially accepted
5 Feb 2018 Article published 10.1186/s12913-018-2886-3

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