Funding for this research was provided by:
International Development Research Centre (000000)
Received: 17 February 2020
Accepted: 14 April 2020
First Online: 24 May 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethics approval were sought from the following: 1) Ethical Review Board of the Memorial University at St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada, 2) the Ethics Committee for Humanities at the University of Ghana, Legon (ECH 017/14–15), and 3) the Ghana Health Service’ Ethical Review Board (GHS-ERC: 02/11/14). Permission to conduct the study were also received from 1) the Eastern Regional Directorate of the Ghana Health Service, 2) The LMKM Directorate of the Ghana Health Service, and 3) the Administrators of the St. Martins DePores and Atua Government hospitals. Each participant gave a written or verbal consent to participate.
: Not applicable.
: The author declares that there are no competing interests.