Skip to main content


Open Peer Review Reports for: The paradox of vaginal examination practice during normal childbirth: Palestinian women’s feelings, opinions, knowledge and experiences

Back to article

Pre-publication versions of this article are available by contacting

Original Submission
17 Mar 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
20 Apr 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Pierre Buekens
24 Apr 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Mary Stewart
2 Jun 2012 Author responded Author comments - sahar Hassan
Resubmission - Version 2
2 Jun 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
9 Jun 2012 Editorially accepted
28 Aug 2012 Article published 10.1186/1742-4755-9-16

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. Pre-publication versions of the article are available by contacting

You can find further information about the peer review system here.