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The impact of a team-based intervention on the lifestyle risk factor management practices of community nurses: outcomes of the community nursing SNAP trial

  • Bibiana C Chan1,
  • Upali W Jayasinghe1,
  • Bettina Christl1,
  • Rachel A Laws2,
  • Neil Orr3,
  • Anna Williams1,
  • Kate Partington4 and
  • Mark F Harris1Email author
BMC Health Services Research201313:54

Received: 28 June 2012

Accepted: 29 January 2013

Published: 9 February 2013

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Original Submission
28 Jun 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
15 Aug 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - John Petkov
5 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Elizabeth Halcomb
11 Oct 2012 Author responded Author comments - Bibiana Chan
Resubmission - Version 2
11 Oct 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
29 Jan 2013 Editorially accepted
9 Feb 2013 Article published 10.1186/1472-6963-13-54

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Authors’ Affiliations

Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, University of New South Wales
Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University
Centre for Epidemiology and Evidence, New South Wales Ministry of Health
South West Sydney Local Health District