Received: 5 January 2022
Accepted: 2 September 2022
First Online: 26 October 2022
: To observe ethical considerations and protect the rights of the participants, the researcher, after receiving a letter of introduction from the Vice-Chancellor’s Office for Research and Technology at Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, Iran, and submitting it to the school officials, introduced herself to the participants, explained the research objectives, and obtained their informed consent. The participants were also ensured that the interviews would be kept completely confidential and anonymous, and that trustworthiness would be observed in their content. At the beginning of the study, the participants’ demographic characteristics information was also recorded, and they were assured that all the conversations would be deleted after completing the data analysis and the writing and publication of the study, as a project approved and fulfilled at Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, Iran, with the ethics code no. IR.MAZUMS.REC.1399.8962. Also, all parts of the methods was performed in accordance with the relevant guidelines and regulations by the ethics committee.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declared no conflict of interest.