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Take the money and run? Redemption of a gift card incentive in a clinician survey

  • Jane S. Chen1, 8,
  • Brian L. Sprague3,
  • Carrie N. Klabunde5,
  • Anna N. A. Tosteson4,
  • Asaf Bitton1, 2,
  • Tracy Onega4,
  • Charles D. MacLean3,
  • Kimberly Harris1,
  • Marilyn M. Schapira7,
  • Jennifer S. Haas1, 2, 6Email author and
  • on behalf of the PROSPR (Population-based Research Optimizing Screening through Personalized Regimens) Consortium
BMC Medical Research MethodologyBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:25

Received: 28 October 2015

Accepted: 18 February 2016

Published: 24 February 2016

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Original Submission
28 Oct 2015 Submitted Original manuscript
21 Dec 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Monica Vasquez
21 Dec 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Pavlina Andreeva-Gateva
7 Jan 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Eleonora Dal Grande
8 Feb 2016 Author responded Author comments - Jane Chen
Resubmission - Version 2
8 Feb 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
18 Feb 2016 Editorially accepted
24 Feb 2016 Article published 10.1186/s12874-016-0126-2

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Authors’ Affiliations

Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, USA
Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
University of Vermont, Burlington, USA
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, USA
Office of Disease Prevention, Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, USA
University of Pennsylvania and the Philadelphia VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, USA
Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, USA