Accepted for Publication: December 22, 2010.
Published Online: March 21, 2011. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2011.48
Author Contributions: Dr Janda had full access to all the data in the study and takes responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. Study concept and design: Janda, Neale, Youl, Whiteman, Gordon, and Baade. Acquisition of data: Janda. Analysis and interpretation of data: Janda, Neale, Youl, Whiteman, and Baade. Drafting of the manuscript: Janda. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Janda, Neale, Youl, Whiteman, Gordon, and Baade. Statistical analysis: Baade. Obtained funding: Janda, Neale, Youl, and Baade. Administrative, technical, or material support: Janda and Youl. Study supervision: Janda.
Financial Disclosure: None reported.
Funding/Support: This study was funded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) project grant 497200 and supported in part through funding provided to Dr Janda (NHMRC Career Development Award CDA 553034), Dr Neale (NHMRC Career Development Award CDA 552404), and Dr Whiteman (Australian Research Council Future Fellowship grant FT0990987).
Role of the Sponsors: The sponsors had no role in the design and conduct of the study; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data; or in the preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript.
Additional Contributions: Josephine Auster and Linda Finch assisted with project management. Lee Jones (BStats) assisted with data analysis. Joanne Aitken contributed to the design of the study and provided critical review of earlier versions of the manuscript. Ian Healy, Mark Smithers, Robert Jackson, and members of Melanoma Patients Australia generously gave their time and energy during the development of the intervention materials for this trial.