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The prevention access and risk taking in young people (PARTY) project protocol: A cluster randomised controlled trial of health risk screening and motivational interviewing for young people presenting to general practice

  • Lena Sanci1Email author,
  • Brenda Grabsch1,
  • Patty Chondros1,
  • Alan Shiell2,
  • Jane Pirkis3,
  • Susan Sawyer4,
  • Kelsey Hegarty1,
  • Elizabeth Patterson5,
  • Helen Cahill6,
  • Elizabeth Ozer7,
  • Janelle Seymour8 and
  • George Patton4
BMC Public Health201212:400

Received: 2 April 2012

Accepted: 20 April 2012

Published: 6 June 2012

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2 Apr 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
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Resubmission - Version 2
5 Apr 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
20 Apr 2012 Editorially accepted
6 Jun 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-12-400

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Authors’ Affiliations

General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne
Centre of Excellence in Intervention and Prevention Science
School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne
Centre for Adolescent Health, Royal Children’s Hospital; Department of Paediatrics, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, The University of Melbourne
School of Nursing, University of Melbourne
Youth Research Centre, University of Melbourne
Division of Adolescent & Young Adult Medicine and Office of Diversity and Outreach, University of California
Centre for Health Economics, Monash University