Published on in Vol 9, No 5 (2021): May

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/24530, first published .
The Use of SMS Text Messaging to Improve the Hospital-to-Community Transition in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome (Txt2Prevent): Results From a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

The Use of SMS Text Messaging to Improve the Hospital-to-Community Transition in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome (Txt2Prevent): Results From a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

The Use of SMS Text Messaging to Improve the Hospital-to-Community Transition in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome (Txt2Prevent): Results From a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

Emily S Ross 1, PhD;  Brodie M Sakakibara 2, 3, PhD;  Martha H Mackay 4, 5, RN, CCN(C), PhD;  David G T Whitehurst 6, 7, PhD;  Joel Singer 4, 8, PhD;  Mustafa Toma 9, MD;  Kitty K Corbett 6, 10, PhD;  Harriette G C Van Spall 11, 12, 13, MPH, MD;  Kimberly Rutherford 14, MSc, MD;  Bobby Gheorghiu 15, MHSc;  Jillianne Code 16, PhD;  Scott A Lear 1, 6, 17, PhD

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

2 Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, University of British Columbia Okanagan , Kelowna, BC, CA

3 Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of British Columbia , Vancouver, BC, CA

4 Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences , Vancouver, BC, CA

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

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

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

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

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

10 School of Public Health Sciences, University of Waterloo , Waterloo, ON, CA

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

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

13 Population Health Research Institute , Hamilton, ON, CA

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

15 Canada Health Infoway , Toronto, ON, CA

16 Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy, University of British Columbia , Vancouver, BC, CA

17 Division of Cardiology, Providence Health Care, Healthy Heart Program St Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, BC, CA

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