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Could a brief assessment of negative emotions and self-esteem identify adolescents at current and future risk of self-harm in the community? A prospective cohort analysis

  • Rhiannon Phillips1, 6Email author,
  • Melissa R Spears2,
  • Alan A Montgomery3,
  • Abigail Millings4,
  • Kapil Sayal5 and
  • Paul Stallard1
BMC Public Health201313:604

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-604

Received: 17 January 2013

Accepted: 18 June 2013

Published: 22 June 2013

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Original Submission
17 Jan 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
21 Jan 2013 Author responded Author comments - Rhiannon Phillips
Resubmission - Version 3
21 Jan 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
11 Mar 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Paul L. Plener
12 Mar 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Katherine Bevans
15 May 2013 Author responded Author comments - Rhiannon Phillips
Resubmission - Version 4
15 May 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 4
6 Jun 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Paul L. Plener
Resubmission - Version 5
Submitted Manuscript version 5
18 Jun 2013 Editorially accepted
22 Jun 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-13-604

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department for Health, University of Bath
School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol
Nottingham Clinical Trials Unit, Nottingham Health Science Partners, C Floor, Queen’s Medical Centre
Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank
Division of Psychiatry and Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham
Institute of Primary Care & Public Health, Cardiff University, School of Medicine, Heath Park, Neuadd Meirionnydd