Received: 21 September 2021
Accepted: 15 March 2022
First Online: 28 March 2022
: Ethical assessment of the project in its initial form was waived by the regional ethical committee (Ref# 2019/756), as it was considered outside the domain of health research, and there was no risk of harm to subjects because it did not collect patient information. The study was considered by a data protection officer and registered in the University of Bergen project bank Rette (ID# 419).
: Not applicable.
: OFN has been involved in public debates in some of the cases analysed in this paper. For further details, see discussion and authors’ contributions. BR holds an adjunct position at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health and is involved in some method evaluations in New Methods. AB has no competing interests to declare.