Received: 14 June 2022
Accepted: 18 July 2023
First Online: 24 August 2023
: The authors declare no competing interests.
: The protocol was conducted in agreement with the Helsinki declaration. Ethical approval was obtained from the French Data Protection Agency (CNIL #471393) and the French ethical research committee (Comité de protection des personnes – CPP).The French Sentinelles Network database is built and used in accordance with French legislation on health data collection and treatment. It contains pseudonymized data of the patients of the general practitioners participating in the network, except for those patients who object. This study is therefore exempt from informed consent by each patient.This research work was conducted by members of the Sentinel Network team, so no special request was needed to access the database.
: Not applicable.