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Table 1 BCTs excluded

From: Using theory of change to develop an intervention theory for designing and evaluating behavior change SDApps for healthy eating and physical exercise: the OCAPREV theory

BCTs excluded BCTs (corresponding numbers in Michie’s Taxonomy)
BCTs excluded because they are not suitable with application specificities or did not fit with the field (diet and physical activity). 1.6 Discrepancy between current behavior and goal
2.6 Biofeedback
8.1 Behavioral practice/rehearsal, 8.3 Habit formation
10.1 Material incentive (behavior), 10.2 Material reward (behavior), 10.3 Non-specific reward
11.1 Pharmacological support
13.3 Incompatible beliefs, 13.5 Identity associated with changed behavior
15.2 Mental rehearsal of successful performance
BCTs excluded because they did not comply with the two ethical principles 1.8 Behavioral contract
2.1 Monitoring of behavior by others without feedback, 2.5 Monitoring of outcome(s) of behavior without feedback
5.2 Salience of consequences, 5.5 Anticipated regret
7.2 Cue signalling reward, 7.4 Remove access to the reward, 7.6 Satiation, 7.8 Associative learning
8.4 Habit reversal, 8.5 Overcorrection, 8.6 Generalisation of target behavior
9.3 Comparative imagining of future outcomes
10.5 Social incentive, 10.6 Non-specific incentive, 10.8 lncentive (outcome), 10.10 Reward (outcome), 10.11 Future punishment
11.4 Paradoxical instructions
12.6 Body changes
14.1 Behavior cost, 14.2 Punishment, 14.3 Remove reward, 14.4 Reward approximation, 14.5 Rewarding completion, 14.6 Situation-specific reward, 14.7 Reward incompatible behavior, 14.8 Reward alternative behavior, 14.9 Reduce reward frequency, 14.10 Remove punishment
16.1 Imaginary punishment, 16.3 Vicarious consequences