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Study protocol for a comparative effectiveness trial of two models of perinatal integrated psychosocial assessment: the PIPA project

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BMC Pregnancy and ChildbirthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:236

Received: 15 May 2017

Accepted: 26 May 2017

Published: 20 July 2017

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Original Submission
15 May 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
22 May 2017 Author responded Author comments - Nicole Reilly
Resubmission - Version 2
22 May 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
26 May 2017 Editorially accepted
20 Jul 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12884-017-1354-0

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Authors’ Affiliations

Perinatal & Women’s Mental Health Unit, St John of God Health Care & University of New South Wales, St John of God Burwood Hospital, Burwood, Australia
National Perinatal Epidemiology and Statistics Unit, Centre for Big Data Research in Health and School of Women’s and Children’s Health, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Western Sydney University, Parramatta, Australia
School of Psychology, University of Sydney & Infant, Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service, South Western Sydney Local Health Network, Mental Health Centre (Level 1: ICAMHS), Liverpool BC, Australia
Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
Royal Hospital for Women, Randwick, Australia