Skip to main content


Open Access
Open Peer Review

This article has Open Peer Review reports available.

How does Open Peer Review work?

Patient adherence to and tolerability of self-administered interferon β-1a using an electronic autoinjection device: a multicentre, open-label, phase IV study

  • Alessandra Lugaresi1, 11Email author,
  • Ciro Florio2,
  • Vincenzo Brescia-Morra3,
  • Salvatore Cottone4,
  • Paolo Bellantonio5,
  • Marinella Clerico6,
  • Diego Centonze7,
  • Antonio Uccelli8,
  • Maria di Ioia1,
  • Giovanna De Luca1,
  • Andrea Marcellusi9,
  • Andrea Paolillo10 and
  • for the BRIDGE study group
BMC Neurology201212:7

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2377-12-7

Received: 4 October 2011

Accepted: 5 March 2012

Published: 5 March 2012

Back to article

Open Peer Review reports

Pre-publication versions of this article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting

Original Submission
4 Oct 2011 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
14 Oct 2011 Author responded Author comments - Alessandra Lugaresi
Resubmission - Version 3
14 Oct 2011 Submitted Manuscript version 3
19 Dec 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Antonio Bertolotto
26 Jan 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Robert Zivadinov
6 Feb 2012 Author responded Author comments - Alessandra Lugaresi
Resubmission - Version 4
6 Feb 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 4
5 Mar 2012 Editorially accepted
5 Mar 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2377-12-7

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.. All previous versions of the manuscript and all author responses to the reviewers are also available.

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

Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Neuroscience and Imaging, University "G. d'Annunzio"
Multiple Sclerosis Regional Center, Azienda Ospedaliera "Antonio Cardarelli"
Department of Neurological Science, University of Naples Federico II
Department of Neurology, Azienda Ospedaliera Ospedali Riuniti Villa Sofia-Cervello
Department of Neurology, Istituto Mediterraneo di Neuroscienze, NEUROMED
Division of Neurology, Department of Clinical and Biological Science, University of Turin
Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome "Tor Vergata"
Department of Neuroscience, Ophthalmology and Genetics, University of Genoa
CEIS Sanità (CHEM-Centre for Health Economics and Management), Faculty of Economics, University of Tor Vergata
Merck Serono S.p.A.
Department of Neuroscience and Imaging, University G. d'Annunzio, c/o Centro Sclerosi Multipla, Ospedale Clinicizzato "SS Annunziata"