Funding for this research was provided by:
Direction Générale de l’offre de Soins (AOM 10 249)
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Received: 5 January 2019
Accepted: 27 March 2019
First Online: 5 April 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study analyses a retrospective series of human decedents and is not considered by French law as an interventional research involving human subjects. However, the use of health administrative database planned for decedent’s identification and data collection, was not yet clearly regulated by French Law at the time of the protocol elaboration. Therefore, the study protocol has been submitted to the Institutional Review Board (N° IRB00006477) of Paris North Hospitals, Paris 7 University, AP-HP (Comité d’Evaluation de l’Ethique des projets de Recherche Biomédicale (CEERB) du GHU Nord) for advice and methods validation and it has been approved.
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