Funding for this research was provided by:
Generalitat of Catalonia, Department of Health (SLT008/18/00050)
Received: 21 April 2022
Accepted: 20 March 2023
First Online: 1 April 2023
: The Scientific Ethics Committee of the Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova approved both the study and the consent procedure (CEIC 2119). Additionally, in Ecuador, the Ethics Committee of the Catholic University of Cuenca approved both the study and the consent procedure (AOTG2-B). Written informed consent was obatined from all the participants before including them. All methods were performed in accordance with the relevant guidelines and regulations.
: Not applicable.
: All authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.