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Five online databases, included PubMed, Scopus, Embase, Web of Science and Science Direct, were searched to identify relevant and published studies. The search was conducted on Titles and Abstracts. An elementary search in March 26, 2020 identified a range of available evidence on the role of telehealth services during 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. A further search was conducted on April 3, 2020 to update the results. The combination of keywords and Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) were used: COVID19, COVID-19, Coronavirus, Novel coronavirus, 2019-nCoV, Wuhan coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, SARS2, Tele*, Telemedicine, Tele-medicine, Telehealth, Tele-health, Telecare, Mobile Health, mHealth, Electronic health, and ehealth. To combine terms the Boolean operators (AND, OR and NOT) were used. During this phase, a librarian was consulted to certify that the strategy of search was satisfactory. The search in each database was adapted accordingly. For example, the search strategy in the PubMed database was enforced as follows:
The e-medicine, e-health, m-health, telemedicin...