eHealth platforms for promoting active living: a scoping review protocol

Authors

  • João Apóstolo Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing (UICISA: E), Nursing School of Coimbra (ESEnfC), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal; Portugal Centre for Evidence Based Practice: A JBI Centre of Excellence (PCEBP/JBI), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3050-4264
  • Joana Bernardo Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing (UICISA: E), Nursing School of Coimbra (ESEnfC), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3614-9061
  • Ricardo Loureiro Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing (UICISA: E), Nursing School of Coimbra (ESEnfC), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6135-2278
  • Elaine Santana Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing (UICISA: E), Nursing School of Coimbra (ESEnfC), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5550-8018
  • Filipa Margarida Duque Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing (UICISA: E), Nursing School of Coimbra (ESEnfC), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal; Portugal Centre for Evidence Based Practice: A JBI Centre of Excellence (PCEBP/JBI), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0534-5812
  • Carina Dantas SHINE 2Europe, 3030 Coimbra, Portugal https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9887-7622
  • Filipa Ventura Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing (UICISA: E), Nursing School of Coimbra (ESEnfC), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5722-5612
  • Rosa Silva Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing (UICISA: E), Nursing School of Coimbra (ESEnfC), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal; Portugal Centre for Evidence Based Practice: A JBI Centre of Excellence (PCEBP/JBI), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3947-7098

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.33448/rsd-v11i11.32184

Keywords:

eHealth platforms; Personal autonomy; Healthy aging.

Abstract

Introduction: In increasingly aging societies, the life course towards aging should be a positive experience supported by interventions for promoting healthy lifestyles, namely through social interaction. Technological advancements, such as eHealth platforms, are becoming increasingly available and may facilitate a more autonomous life and promote active and healthy living. Objectives: To map eHealth platforms designed and used to promote autonomous life and active aging. Methods: This scoping review will follow the JBI methodology for scoping reviews. Two independent reviewers will appraise the articles and extract and synthesize data. This review will include studies published in Spanish, English, and Portuguese, without any time restrictions. The following databases will be searched: MEDLINE (via PubMed), CINAHL Complete (via EBSCOhost), Scopus, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (via EBSCOhost), SciELO, DART-Europe, CAPES, and MedNar.  Results: This scoping review is expected to include studies addressing eHealth platforms that promote autonomous life and active aging. Conclusion: This scoping review will analyze and synthesize the available scientific evidence on using eHealth platforms to promote autonomous life and active aging. It may also be the basis for a systematic review and/or help identify gaps where it may be important to invest in the future.

Author Biography

Joana Bernardo, Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing (UICISA: E), Nursing School of Coimbra (ESEnfC), 3000 Coimbra, Portugal

 

 

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21/08/2022

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APÓSTOLO, J.; BERNARDO, J.; LOUREIRO, R.; SANTANA, E. .; DUQUE, F. M.; DANTAS, C. .; VENTURA, F.; SILVA, R. eHealth platforms for promoting active living: a scoping review protocol. Research, Society and Development, [S. l.], v. 11, n. 11, p. e236111132184, 2022. DOI: 10.33448/rsd-v11i11.32184. Disponível em: https://rsdjournal.org/index.php/rsd/article/view/32184. Acesso em: 28 sep. 2022.

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