Funding for this research was provided by:
Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences (SDH-9623)
Received: 25 July 2022
Accepted: 2 February 2023
First Online: 7 February 2023
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.
: Ethical matters e.g., plagiarism, informed consent, misconduct, data fabrication and/or falsification, double publication and/or submission, redundancy, etc. have been observed by the authors. All the participants received a verbal explanation about the study objectives and procedures and then signed written informed consent for taking part in the study. The participants were also reassured about the anonymity and confidentiality of their information. All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were under the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments including informed consent and confidentiality of all personal information. The procedure followed in this research was approved by the independent Ethics Committee of Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences (Reference Code: IR.AJUMS.REC.1396.1115) before commencing the research.
: Not Applicable.