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Section Policies

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RCTs - Protocols/Proposals (eHealth)

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Use this section for RCTs which are not peer-reviewed. In your cover letter and the protocol itself, clarify if the RCT is funded/ongoing, or not funded.



RCTs - Protocols/Proposals (non-eHealth)

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Use this section for RCTs which are not peer-reviewed. In your cover letter and the protocol itself, clarify if the RCT is funded/ongoing, or not funded.



RCTs - Protocols/Proposals (funded, already peer-reviewed, eHealth)

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Please upload reviewer comments and confirmation of grant funding. Papers submitted with the original peer review reports will not be externally reviewed to allow for a rapid editorial decision. These papers are eligible for a discounted publication fee.



RCTs - Protocols/Proposals (funded, already peer-reviewed, non-eHealth)

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Please upload reviewer comments and confirmation of grant funding. Papers submitted with the original peer review reports will not be externally reviewed to allow for a rapid editorial decision. These papers are eligible for a discounted publication fee.



RCTs - Pilots/Feasibility Studies (eHealth)

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RCTs - Pilots/Feasibility Studies (non-eHealth)

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Systematic Review Protocols (funded)

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Systematic Review Protocols should ideally be following the standards and structure of Cochrane Review Protocols. Note that the protocol must be unpublished - simultaneous publication in the Cochrane Library is not permitted. Include any available peer-review reports as Multimedia Appendix (to be published) or supplementary files (for editors' eyes only). Please upload reviewer comments and confirmation of grant funding. Papers submitted with the original peer review reports will not be externally reviewed to allow for a rapid editorial decision. These papers are eligible for a discounted publication fee.



Systematic Review Protocols

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Use this section to submit systematic review protocols where no external peer-reviews are available. Please clarify in the article and cover letter if this is an ongoing or completed review, or if it is just at the idea/seeking funding stage.



Grant Proposals (eHealth, funded)

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Please upload reviewer comments and confirmation of grant funding. Papers submitted with the original peer review reports will not be externally reviewed to allow for a rapid editorial decision. These papers are eligible for a discounted publication fee.



Grant Proposals (funded, non-ehealth)

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Please upload reviewer comments and confirmation of grant funding. Papers submitted with the original peer review reports will not be externally reviewed to allow for a rapid editorial decision. These papers are eligible for a discounted publication fee.



Proposals (eHealth)

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For (currently unfunded) grant proposals, please attach any available peer-review reports, and funding notices. Please indicate whether these can/should be published alongside the article by either uploading them as Multimedia Appendix, or as suppl documents for editors' only.



Proposals (non-eHealth)

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For (currently unfunded) grant proposals, please attach any available peer-review reports, and funding notices. Please indicate whether these can/should be published alongside the article by either uploading them as Multimedia Appendix, or as suppl documents for editors' only.



Non-Randomized Studies (funded, eHealth)

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Non-randomized Protocols and Methods (ehealth)

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Use this sections for non-randomized study protocols where no external peer-review reports are available.



Non-Randomized Studies (funded, non-eHealth)

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Please upload reviewer comments and confirmation of grant funding. Papers submitted with the original peer review reports will not be externally reviewed to allow for a rapid editorial decision. These papers are eligible for a discounted publication fee.



Early Reports

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Early reports from ongoing studies.



Formative Studies and eHealth/mHealth Development

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Formative studies such as usability studies, reports on technology development etc.



Non-Randomized Study Protocols and Methods (Non-eHealth)

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Research Priorities Setting

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Development of Instruments and Surveys

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Usage Data and Process Outcomes in eHealth Trials

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Methods and Feasibility Studies

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Wet Lab Protocols and Methods

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Bioinformatics Methods and Algorithms

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Statistical Methods

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Hypotheses

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Medicine 2.0'14 Maui/Malaga (Full Paper of Conference Presentation)

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Corrigenda and Addenda

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Note that while we do not charge to correct errata that are the responsibility of the publisher, we charge a $190 fee for discretionary corrigenda and addenda (please submit a correction under that section, if it is the authors' responsibility/decision to correct or add information to a already published article).



CIHR funded proposals with peer-review reports (Canada)

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NIH funded proposals with peer-review reports (USA)

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MRC funded proposals with peer-review reports (UK)

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NHS funded proposals with peer-review reports (UK)

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NHMRC/ARC funded proposals with peer-review reports (Australia)

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Call for Participation, Notices, Announcements, Communications on Ongoing/Planned Research

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Participatory Research Protocols and Proposals

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Business Modelling

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Discretionary Corrigenda

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For corrigenda that are discretionary and a result of author-oversight (e.g. corrections in the affiliation etc) we charge a $190 processing fee to make changes in the original paper and publish an erratum. To request a correction, please submit a correction statement (text similar to http://www.jmir.org/2015/3/e76/) as new submission from your author homepage.



Search Strategies and Retrieval for Systematic Reviews

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Qualitative Methods

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Research in Mouse Models

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Scoping Review Protocols (Funded with Peer-Review-Reports)

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Please upload reviewer comments and confirmation of grant funding. Papers submitted with the original peer review reports will not be externally reviewed to allow for a rapid editorial decision. These papers are eligible for a discounted publication fee.



Scoping Review Protocols

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CIHR eHIPP (eHealth Innovations Partnership Program) Funded Proposals - Youth Mental Health

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Submission to this section is open for investigators who have been funded in the eHIPP program http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/48614.html



CIHR eHIPP (eHealth Innovations Partnership Program) Funded Proposals - Seniors

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NIH mHealth - funded projects

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Personal Narratives and Viewpoints on Research Projects

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SSHRC funded proposals with peer-review reports (Canada)

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Connected Health Symposium 2016

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20% discount on the APF for presenters at the Boston Connected Health conference



Theme Issue (2018): Adolescent Medicine Trials Network for HIV/AIDS Interventions (ATN)

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Guest Editors:

Ian Holloway, Brian Mustanski, Audrey Pettifor, Rebecca Schnall, Susannah Allison



Connected Health Conference 2017

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20% discount on the APF for presenters at the Boston Connected Health Conference



Impact Report and/or Citation Analysis of Existing/Ongoing Projects

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Formative Studies and Development Reports (non-ehealth)

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Original Paper

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Letter to the Editor

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