Funding for this research was provided by:
Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research & Care Oxford
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-07-16
Received: 16 February 2018
Accepted: 4 July 2019
First Online: 16 July 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was classified as a service evaluation by University of Oxford’s Central University Research Ethics Committee (CUREC) and therefore did not require ethics approval. Local approval was obtained for the study from the Trust through their service evaluation and clinical audit team in November 2015.Participants were formally recruited to the study by sending out a participant information sheet (PIS) to those indicating interest to take part in the study. The PIS detailed purpose of study, any benefits to the participants and how their information will be stored and used. Written consent was obtained from each participant before the study was conducted.
: Written consent was obtain from each individual participants to their publish data and to quote data verbatim in the publication under the following statement on the consent form: The overall findings may be submitted for publication in a scientific journal, or presented at scientific conferences, and I understand that although direct quotes from me may be used for these purposes, I will not be identified personally in any way.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.