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Table 1 Steps taken in each visit

From: Comparing the effectiveness of the BPMAP (Blood Pressure Management Application) and usual care in self-management of primary hypertension and adherence to treatment in patients aged 30–60 years: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

  Study period
  Enrollment Allocation Post allocation Close-out
Week −1 to 0 0 ± 2 days 2 ± 2 days 4 ± 2 days 6 ± 2 days 8 ± 2 days      24 ± 2 days
Time point 1st visit 2nd visit 3rd visit 4th visit 5th visit 6th visit      7th visit
Enrollment: ×           
Eligibility screen ×           
Informed consent ×           
Allocation ×           
Intervention   × × × × × × × × × ×
Assessment ×      ×      ×
Baseline variables ×      ×      ×
Measuring adherence to treatment ×      ×      ×
Measuring adherence to the diet ×      ×      ×
Evaluating the predisposing, enabling, and reinforcing factors of adherence ×      ×      ×
Measurement of systolic and diastolic BP, waist circumference, and BMI × × × × × × × × × × ×
Evaluating the regular monitoring of BP by the mobile application × × × × × × × × × × ×
Evaluating the usability of the software       ×      ×
Evaluating the level of satisfaction of the software/application       ×      ×
  1. BMI Body Mass Index, BP blood pressure