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The protocol, as well as all subsequent efforts, will be conducted and reported in accordance with the Center for Open Science’s Transparency and Openness Promotion (TOP) Guidelines1. Consistent with such, the protocol was developed in accordance with the Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) Reviewers’ Manual 2015 –Methodology for JBI Scoping Reviews2. Contained in this protocol are the elements which the JBI manual specifies that the protocol include: author information, development of the title, objective, and question, background, inclusion criteria, search strategy, extraction of the results, and presentation of the results. Additional elements, such as author roles, the funding source, disclosure of interests, are also provided herein.