Funding for this research was provided by:
Health Research Board Ireland (RL-2015-1579)
Received: 3 April 2020
Accepted: 29 July 2020
First Online: 10 August 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval for each wave of TILDA was obtained from the Trinity College Research Ethics Committee. Provision was made within this application to allow for the linking of participants GMS dispensing data, subject to participants’ consent.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.