Funding for this research was provided by:
Academisch Medisch Centrum (Innovation subsidy)
Received: 11 January 2019
Accepted: 19 August 2019
First Online: 2 September 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This protocol has been accepted by the by the Medical Ethics Committee AMC, affiliated to the Amsterdam UMC, location AMC. The trial is known under project number 2018_190 and is also registered at “Toetsingonline” (Registration number NL63874.018.17). The trial will be conducted in compliance with the Declaration of Helsinki. Written informed consent will be obtained from all participating patients by the coordinating researcher.
: Written permission to publish content relating to the APPtimize mobile application was provided by the designer / developer everywhereIM. The written permission is available for review by the editor of the journal.
: Co-author MJ works for the company chosen to develop the APPtimize application in addition to her work as PhD-candidate within the Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam.