Published on in Vol 6, No 5 (2017): May

The Use of Text Messaging to Improve the Hospital-to-Community Transition in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients (Txt2Prevent): Intervention Development and Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial Protocol

The Use of Text Messaging to Improve the Hospital-to-Community Transition in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients (Txt2Prevent): Intervention Development and Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial Protocol

The Use of Text Messaging to Improve the Hospital-to-Community Transition in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients (Txt2Prevent): Intervention Development and Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial Protocol

Emily S Ross 1, BASc;  Brodie M Sakakibara 2, 3, PhD;  Martha H Mackay 4, RN, PhD;  David GT Whitehurst 3, 5, PhD;  Joel Singer 6, 7, PhD;  Mustafa Toma 8, MD;  Kitty K Corbett 3, 9, PhD;  Harriette GC Van Spall 10, 11, MD, MPH;  Kimberly Rutherford 12, MSc, MD;  Bobby Gheorghiu 13, MHSc;  Jillianne Code 14, PhD;  Scott A Lear 1, 3, 8, PhD

1 Department of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology, Simon Fraser University , Burnaby, BC, CA

2 Department of Physical Therapy, University of British Columbia , Vancouver, BC, CA

3 Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University , Burnaby, BC, CA

4 School of Nursing, University of British Columbia , Vancouver, BC, CA

5 Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute , Vancouver, BC, CA

6 Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences , University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, CA

7 School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia , Vancouver, BC, CA

8 Division of Cardiology, Providence Health Care , Vancouver, BC, CA

9 School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo , Waterloo, ON, CA

10 Department of Medicine , McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, CA

11 Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact , McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, CA

12 Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia , Vancouver, BC, CA

13 Canada Health Infoway , Toronto, ON, CA

14 Faculty of Education, University of Victoria , Victoria, BC, CA

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