Funding for this research was provided by:
ORID, University of Ghana, Legon (URF/8/ILG-058/2014-2015)
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Received: 14 December 2018
Accepted: 12 November 2019
First Online: 27 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Before the study was implemented, permission was sought from the University of Ghana Medical School Ethical and protocol unit (<b>MS-Et/M.3 – P.3.2/2013–2014</b>). The protocol number had been included in the methods section of this manuscript. Consent for participation in the study was obtained in the language chosen by the participant. Any potential illiterate subject had the consent form translated in the language of his /her choice and consent recorded by a witnessed ‘X” on the consent form. Emphasis was placed on the fact that a subject was free to participate or decline without any effect on his/her medical care.
: Not Applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.