Skip to content


BMC Geriatrics

What do you think about BMC? Take part in

Open Access
Open Peer Review

This article has Open Peer Review reports available.

How does Open Peer Review work?

Longevity and gender as the risk factors of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in southern Poland

  • Monika Pomorska-Wesołowska1,
  • Anna Różańska2Email author,
  • Joanna Natkaniec2,
  • Barbara Gryglewska3,
  • Anna Szczypta4,
  • Mirosława Dzikowska5,
  • Agnieszka Chmielarczyk2 and
  • Jadwiga Wójkowska-Mach2
BMC GeriatricsBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:51

Received: 21 January 2017

Accepted: 3 February 2017

Published: 10 February 2017

Back to article

Open Peer Review reports

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

Original Submission
21 Jan 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
27 Jan 2017 Author responded Author comments - Monika Pomorska-Wesołowska
Resubmission - Version 2
27 Jan 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
3 Feb 2017 Editorially accepted
10 Feb 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12877-017-0442-3

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. Pre-publication versions of the article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting 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 Microbiology, Analytical and Microbiological Laboratory of Ruda Slaska, KORLAB NZOZ
Chair of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College
Department of Internal Medicine and Gerontology, Jagiellonian University Medical College
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Andrzej Frycz-Modrzewski Krakow University
Department of Clinical Nursing Jagiellonian University Medical College