Received: 21 April 2022
Accepted: 20 May 2023
First Online: 31 May 2023
: The research was conducted after approval from the Ethical review committee of Islamic International Medical College, Reference no. Appl. # Riphah /IRC/ 21/28 (Appendix InternalRef removed). A study has been carried out per the Declaration Of Helsinki. Ethical approval and institutional permission were obtained from Rehman college of dentistry (focus group discussions and interviews were conducted) and other dental colleges as well (where the survey was conducted). A brief description of the research was shared with all participants and informed consent was taken before all three phases.)Informed consent was taken from all participants. Participants of focus group discussions and interviews signed written consent forms as well(samples attached as related data).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare no competing interests.