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Structured PREreview of The physical and mental health benefits of touch interventions: A comparative systematic review and multivariate meta-analysis

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Does the introduction explain the objective of the research presented in the preprint?
Are the methods well-suited for this research?
Highly appropriate
Are the conclusions supported by the data?
Somewhat supported
Are the data presentations, including visualizations, well-suited to represent the data?
Neither appropriate and clear nor inappropriate and unclear
How clearly do the authors discuss, explain, and interpret their findings and potential next steps for the research?
Neither clearly nor unclearly
Is the preprint likely to advance academic knowledge?
Moderately likely
Would it benefit from language editing?
Would you recommend this preprint to others?
Yes, but it needs to be improved
Is it ready for attention from an editor, publisher or broader audience?
Yes, after minor changes

Competing interests

The author declares that they have no competing interests.