Funding for this research was provided by:
Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes
Received: 9 August 2017
Accepted: 3 January 2018
First Online: 22 January 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All study participants or alternative decision makers for residents provided their written consent to participate. This protocol received clearance from ethics boards at the University of Waterloo, University of Alberta (Pro00050002), University of Manitoba (J2014:139), Université de Moncton (1415–022), and University Hospital Network, University of Toronto (16–5051-DE). Some individual LTC homes also required ethics review by a local/regional committee. This protocol is registered withExternalRef removedID: NCT02800291; Registered retrospectively June 7, 2016.
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