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Table 1 PCC (Population, Concept, Context)

From: Correction to: Barriers and facilitating factors in the prevention of diabetes type II and gestational diabetes in vulnerable groups: protocol for a scoping review

P Diabetes mellitus type 2 or gestation diabetes Type 2 diabetes mellitus
Gestational diabetes mellitus
People at risk of developing diabetes mellitus or gestational diabetes mellitus
Vulnerable patients/−groups Elderly, older people, seniors > 65 years
Disabled people
People in need of care, residents of a nursing home
Unemployed people
Refugees/migrants as well as ethnic groups (e.g. African Americans or Hispanics)
Homeless people
Drug/substance abusers (excluding nicotine abuse/smoking)
Low socio-economic status
C Prevention Primary/ secondary/ tertiary prevention
Barriers and facilitating factors Definition of barriers and motivating aspects e.g. language, costs, religion, ethnic background, low income, social and health support
Solutions to exploit barriers and support solutions e.g. materials and manpower, use of media, insurance
C > 2008; WHO stratum A
Other all types of studies; all languages; available in full text version
  1. The PPC (Population, Concept, Context) mnemonic illustrates the eligibility criteria for the scoping review. Additionally to the classic PPC mnemonic there are other criteria regarding study types, languages and the availability of the full text version