Human Brain Mapping

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Duration first review round 1.6 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 4.5 mnths compare →
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Average number of review reports 2.3 compare →
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Overall rating manuscript handling 3.3 (range 0-5) compare →

Latest review

First review round: 5.6 weeks. Overall rating: 3 (good). Outcome: Rejected.

The reviews made us question the competence of the reviewers. They did not seem to be familiar with the specifics of our field, and the methodological comments of one of the reviewers were surprisingly inadequate. We raised our concerns to the editor but they took no further action. The manuscript was resubmitted to another journal.