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Research Article

Internet-Delivered Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Adults with Mild to Moderate Depression and High Cardiovascular Disease Risks: A Randomised Attention-Controlled Trial

  • Nicholas Glozier mail,

    nick.glozier@sydney.edu.au

    Affiliation: Brain and Mind Research Institute, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Helen Christensen,

    Affiliation: Black Dog Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Sharon Naismith,

    Affiliation: Brain and Mind Research Institute, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Nicole Cockayne,

    Affiliation: Brain and Mind Research Institute, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Liesje Donkin,

    Affiliation: Brain and Mind Research Institute, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Bruce Neal,

    Affiliation: The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Andrew Mackinnon,

    Affiliation: Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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  • Ian Hickie

    Affiliation: Brain and Mind Research Institute, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Published: March 26, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0059139

About the Authors

Nicholas Glozier, Sharon Naismith, Nicole Cockayne, Liesje Donkin, Ian Hickie
Brain and Mind Research Institute, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Helen Christensen
Black Dog Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Bruce Neal
The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Andrew Mackinnon
Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Corresponding Author

Email: nick.glozier@sydney.edu.au

Competing Interests

All authors have completed the Unified Competing Interest form at www.icmje.org/coi_disclosure.pdf (available on request from the corresponding author) and declare that HC was a co-developer of E-couch. The other authors have reported no financial relationships with any organisations that might have an interest in the submitted work in the previous 3 years; no other relationships or activities that could appear to have influenced the submitted work. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NG HC SN NC BN AM IH. Performed the experiments: NG HC SN NC LD BN IH. Analyzed the data: NG AM. Wrote the paper: NG HC SN NC LD BN AM IH.