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Received: 8 September 2020
Accepted: 24 March 2021
First Online: 7 May 2021
: Ethical approval was gained through Health Research Authority from the London - Bromley Research Ethics Committee. All data was pseudonymised at source, no patient identifiable data were collected and patient consent was therefore not required.
: All authors approve of submission of the manuscript and give their consent for publication.
: JL has received honoraria and sponsorship from and participated in advisory boards for Roche, AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Boehringer Ingelheim, MSD, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and Lilly. CE has received travel grants from MSD, Roche, AstraZeneca, and Boehringer Ingelheim; consultancy fees from MSD, AstraZeneca, and Boehringer Ingelheim; and lecturer fees from Pfizer, AstraZeneca, and Roche. EH has participated in advisory board work for Roche, Tesaro, and GSK. TM has associations with MSD, Bristol-Myers Squibb, AstraZeneca, Roche, Boehringer Ingelheim, PharmaMar, and Tesaro. AC received an educational grant from Servier. SC has received speaker’s fees from Bristol-Myers Squibb. CP has received sponsorship to conferences from Boehringer Ingelheim and Roche and honoraria for talks and session chairing from Boehringer Ingelheim and Bristol-Myers Squibb. X Zhuo was an employee of EMD Serono Research & Development Institute, Inc., Billerica, MA, USA, an affiliate of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, when the analysis was conducted and is now an employee of Bristol-Myers Squibb. AD was an employee of Merck Serono Ltd., Feltham, United Kingdom, an affiliate of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, when the analysis was conducted and is now an employee of Novartis. AA, PM, X Zhang, and VP are current employees of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. SK, JB, JC, LN, and VN have no relationships to disclose.