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A mixed methods study to inform and evaluate a longitudinal nurse practitioner/community health worker intervention to address social determinants of health and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease self-management
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Annual Journal Metrics
41 days to first decision for all manuscripts
76 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
184 days from submission to acceptance
17 days from acceptance to publication
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Transparency and Openness
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Identity transparency: Single anonymized
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