Table 2

Inclusion and exclusion criteria for the scoping review

Inclusion criteriaExclusion criteria
  • Peer-reviewed articles, including original research and review articles

  • Commentaries and opinion pieces published in peer-reviewed journals

  • Conference proceedings, dissertations/theses and abstracts published in peer-reviewed journals

  • Protocols

  • Indexed in MEDLINE, EMBASE, Scopus or Web of Science

  • Published from year 2000 onwards

  • Language: English

  • Books and book chapters

  • Book reviews

  • Grey literature

  • Website and newspaper articles

  • Social media content

  • Studies using digital research methods but not about digital technology and nutritional health/food environments

  • Studies on digital public health, including interventions, but not related to the one of the eight dimensions of the food environment