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Research for Patient Benefit Programme
Received: 28 April 2018
Accepted: 21 August 2018
First Online: 10 September 2018
Change Date: 21 September 2018
Change Type: Correction
Change Details: Following publication of the original article , the authors reported that Elizabeth Camacho was omitted from the author name list.
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study has been approved by the NHS National Research Ethics Service via the North West – Greater Manchester South Research Ethics Committee (REC reference number 16/NW/0510). It is conducted following the Good Clinical Practice guidelines in accordance with the principles of the Declaration of Helsinki. The study also has Health Research Authority approval (IRAS project number 188486, protocol number 16233) and Research and Innovation approval by both NHS trusts overseeing the two participating MBUs (e.g. Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust and Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust). Trial monitoring is carried out via the Manchester Clinical Trials Unit (formerly MAHSC-CTU) and the trial is also overseen by an independent Trial Steering and Data Monitoring Committee consisting of academics, clinicians, a service user and an independent statistician. Informed consent will be obtained from all participants in the trial.
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: The authors declare that they have no competing interests. However, Anja Wittkowski and Rachel Calam have long standing research collaborations with staff at the Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, University of Queensland. Both have been members of the Triple P Research Network and advised the Triple P International Scientific Advisory Committee in a research capacity. The Parenting and Family Research Group at the University of Manchester and its members have no share in, ownership of, or formal relationship with Triple P International Pty Ltd. and derive no funding or royalty from it. The Triple P Positive Parenting Programme, including the Baby Triple P programme, is owned by the University of Queensland (UQ). The University, through its main technology transfer company UniQuest Pty Limited, has licenced Triple P International Pty Ltd. to disseminate the programme worldwide. Royalties stemming from this dissemination activity are distributed to the Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, UQ, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences at UQ, and contributory authors. No author has any share or ownership in Triple P International Pty Ltd. Matthew Sanders is the founder and an author on various Triple P programmes and a consultant to Triple P International.
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