Funding for this research was provided by:
Theravance Biopharma, Inc.
First Online: 27 August 2020
Compliance with Ethical Standards
: This study was funded by Theravance Biopharma, Inc. Kirsty Nahm MD of The Curry Rockefeller Group, LLC provided assistance with writing/formatting/proofreading/collation of the author comments and this assistance was funded by Theravance Biopharma, Inc. Open access publication of this manuscript was sponsored by Theravance Biopharma, Inc.
: Jitendra Kanodia, Arthur Lo, R. Michael Baldwin, Richard A. Graham, and David L. Bourdet are current or former employees of Theravance Biopharma US, Inc.
: All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki Declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.
: Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants in the study.
: Theravance Biopharma, Inc. (and its affiliates) will not be sharing individual de-identified participant data or other relevant study documents.