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Table 2 Sending of different types of SMS messages for one day, including message number of a day

From: SMS text messaging to measure working time: the design of a time use study among general practitioners

Message-number Time (slot) scheduled Type of message Comments concerning sending of messages
1 07:00 am Planning message: day Always sent
2 07:00 am-10:00 am Activity message; 1st time slot Depends on day planning
  07:30 am −10:30 am Reminder; 1st time slot If no reply within half an hour
3 10:00 am −01:00 pm Activity message; 2nd time slot Depends on day planning
  10:30 am −01:30 pm Reminder; 2nd time slot If no reply within half an hour
4 01:00 pm −04:00 pm Activity message; 3th time slot Depends on day planning
  01:30 pm −04:30 pm Reminder; 3th time slot If no reply within half an hour
5 04:00 pm − 07:00 pm Activity message; 4th time slot Depends on day planning
  04:30 pm − 07:30 pm Reminder; 4th time slot If no reply within half an hour
6 07:00 pm Planning message: evening/night Depends on day planning
7 07:00 pm-10:00 pm Activity message; 5th time slot Depends on day- or evening/night planning
  07:30 pm −10:30 pm Reminder; 5th time slot If no reply within half an hour
8 10:00 pm −01:00 am Activity message; 6th time slot Depends on day- or evening/night planning
  10:30 pm −01:30 am Reminder; 6th time slot If no reply within half an hour
9 01:00 am −04:00 am Activity message; 7th time slot Depends on day- or evening/night planning
  01:30 am −04:30 am Reminder; 7th time slot If no reply within half an hour
10 04:00 am −07:00 am Activity message; 8th time slot Depends on day- or evening/night planning
  04:30 am −07:30 am Reminder; 8th time slot If no reply within half an hour