Funding for this research was provided by:
NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in PCOS (Project Grant)
Received: 6 May 2018
Accepted: 24 October 2018
First Online: 8 November 2018
: CE is a medical doctor and acupuncturist as well as a research fellow.
: Ethics approval was granted from Western Sydney University Human Research Ethics Committee (H11935/28 Nov 2016) and all participants provided written informed consent.
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: CE declares that she is a practising acupuncturist and the Director of an integrative health centre which provides acupuncture clinical services to the general public. .CE and CS declare that as a medical research institute, NICM Health Research Institute receives research grants and donations from foundations, universities, government agencies and industry. Sponsors and donors provide untied and tied funding for work to advance the vision and mission of the Institute.The other authors have declared no competing interests.
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