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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Development of programme theory for integration of service user and caregiver involvement in mental health system strengthening: protocol for realist systematic review

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
Service user/caregiver involvement within mental health care as main focus
Includes psychiatric conditions with an emphasis on severe mental disorders (including psychosis, schizophrenia, major depression, bipolar disorder) and their caregivers
Service user/caregiver involvement in mental health systems
Written in English language
Adults of age 18 years and above
LMICs and high income countries (no geographical limitations)
SU/CG involvement outside of health care covering non-psychiatric conditions and mental disorders other than severe mental disorders
Service user/caregiver involvement in their own treatment and care, without broader system level involvement
User/caregiver involvement as respondents of research, information and consultations/opinion giving
Written in languages other than English
Participants below age of 18 years