Funding for this research was provided by:
Carnegie Corporation of New York (B 8606.R02)
Styrelsen för Internationellt Utvecklingssamarbete (54100113)
DELTAS Africa Initiative (107768/Z/15/Z)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2020-05-06
Received: 10 November 2019
Accepted: 20 April 2020
First Online: 6 May 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethics approval for the study was granted in October 2017 by the University of the Witwatersrand’s Human Research Ethics Committee (M170651). The study was also approved by the Johannesburg District Research Committee (DRC 2017-08-0001) and registered with the South African National Health Research Database (GP2017 GP_201708_24). Informed written consent was sought by first explaining the study and its procedures/implications to a potential participant. All participants who consented were interviewed privately to protect their confidentiality. Participants were assured that reports emanating from the research would not contain their personal identifying information.
: Not applicable.
: None declared.