Funding for this research was provided by:
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (22K08434)
Received: 7 March 2023
Accepted: 4 April 2023
First Online: 17 April 2023
: This study was approved by the Ethics Committee of Kochi Medical School, Kochi University. Written informed consent was obtained from all participants. In the case of the enrollment of children aged < 18 or elderly persons with impaired decision-making capacity, their parents or families provided written informed consent on their behalf.
: Not applicable.
: The authors have no financial or non-financial interests to disclose.