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Open Peer Review Reports for: Effects of the birthing room environment on vaginal births and client-centred outcomes for women at term planning a vaginal birth: BE-UP, a multicentre randomised controlled trial

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Original Submission
11 Jun 2018 Submitted Original manuscript
27 Sep 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Sarah Cockayne
4 Oct 2018 Author responded Author comments - Gertrud Ayerle
Resubmission - Version 2
4 Oct 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
13 Oct 2018 Editorially accepted
19 Nov 2018 Article published 10.1186/s13063-018-2979-7

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