Funding for this research was provided by:
Alberta Innovates - Health Solutions (Partnership for Innovation in Health Services Research grant number 201400399)
Received: 27 August 2020
Accepted: 19 November 2020
First Online: 28 November 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Multijurisdictional ethics approval was obtained from the University of Calgary, Conjoint Health Research Ethics Board (CHREB ID 15–0067; covered Rockyview General Hospital, Peter Lougheed Centre, South Health Campus, Medicine Hat Regional Hospital, Chinook Regional Hospital, Red Deer Regional Hospital, and Queen Elizabeth II Hospital), University of Alberta, Health Research Ethics Board (Pro00060324; covered Royal Alexandra Hospital), and Covenant Health, Health Research Ethics Board (ID 1762; covered Misericordia Community Hospital and Grey Nuns Community Hospital). Participating mothers provided written informed consent for themselves and their infants.
: Not applicable.
: KB reports a grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute (ACHRI) for follow-up studies of Alberta FICare™. HTS is supported by an Embedded Clinician Researcher Salary Award from CIHR. All other authors declare that they have no competing interest.