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The ProActivetrial protocol – a randomised controlled trial of the efficacy of a family-based, domiciliary intervention programme to increase physical activity among individuals at high risk of diabetes [ISRCTN61323766]

  • Kate Williams1,
  • A Toby Prevost1,
  • Simon Griffin1,
  • Wendy Hardeman1,
  • William Hollingworth2,
  • David Spiegelhalter3,
  • Stephen Sutton1,
  • Ulf Ekelund4,
  • Nicholas Wareham4 and
  • Ann Louise Kinmonth1Email author
BMC Public Health20044:48

Received: 02 October 2004

Accepted: 18 October 2004

Published: 18 October 2004

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Original Submission
2 Oct 2004 Submitted Original manuscript
16 Oct 2004 Author responded Author comments - Kate Williams
Resubmission - Version 2
16 Oct 2004 Submitted Manuscript version 2
18 Oct 2004 Editorially accepted
18 Oct 2004 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-4-48

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Authors’ Affiliations

General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health
Department of Radiology, University of Washington
MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health
MRC Epidemiology Unit, Strangeway Research Laboratory, Wort's Causeway