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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria for the studies included in the review

From: Modes of e-Health delivery in secondary prevention programmes for patients with coronary artery disease: a systematic review

Patient Adult patients (≥18 years) with CAD
Type of intervention and setting e-Health secondary prevention programme alone or in addition to traditional secondary prevention care
Comparison Compared against the group that received traditional secondary prevention care
Mode of e-Health delivery m-Health; web-based technology; or a combination of m-Health and web-based technology
Secondary prevention components Physical activity and exercise management; Health education regarding medical; Psychosocial management; Self- monitoring; and Medical risk management
Outcome Adherence to treatment, modifiable CAD risk factors; psychosocial outcomes
Design Randomized controlled trials
Exclusion criteria Interventions in the form of telephone calls; Interventions evaluating heart monitoring systems.
  1. Abbreviations: CAD Coronary artery disease, e-Health Electronic health, m-Health Mobile Health