Funding for this research was provided by:
Australian Research Council (DE170100414)
The Wellcome Trust DBT India Alliance (IA/CPHI/16/1/502648)
Received: 22 May 2020
Accepted: 5 August 2020
First Online: 11 September 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval was obtained from the University of Melbourne Medicine and Dentistry Human Ethics Sub-Committee and the Institute of Public Health (Bangalore) Institutional Ethics Committee.
: Not applicable.
: The authors have not derived any financial interests or benefits from the direct applications of this research. Two of the paper’s co-authors were investigators on the health systems research project that is the focus of the case study in this paper. However, we believe that the nature of their involvement was not of a kind to raise concerns about the validity of study findings.