SciRev ratings (provided by authors) (based on 65 reviews)

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Duration first review round 2.6 mnths compare →
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First review round: 12.1 weeks. Overall rating: 4 (very good). Outcome: Accepted.

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It took a long time to assign Editor. Once Editor was assigned, the process was much quicker.

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Disciplines: General, Medicine

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