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: Thomas Wainwright reports personal non-related consultancy fees from Zimmer Biomet, Sky Medical Technology, The Technology Partnership, DePuy and Medtronic. He is a Director and Shareholder in Healthdecoded Ltd. He has received institutional research grants from Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership, Wessex Academic Health Science Network, OSSIM Technologies, Stryker and The Technology Partnership outside the submitted work. Ian Swain and Paul Taylor report patents on various Functional Electrical Stimulators and are shareholders in a stimulator manufacturing company, Odstock Medical Limited. None of these devices were used in any of the work described here. Louise Burgess declares no conflicts of interest relevant to this manuscript.
: This article does not contain any studies with human or animal subjects performed by any of the authors.