Funding for this research was provided by:
Indian Council of Medical Research
UK Government Secretary of State for Health and Social Care
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Global Health Division (810571721)
Received: 4 August 2020
Accepted: 12 November 2020
First Online: 25 November 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The overall protocol has been approved by the Oxford University Tropical Research Ethics Committee (OxTREC number 52-19). Each of the country-specific protocols is also approved by national and/or institutional ethics committees in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Uganda, India, Nepal and Myanmar* (*final document pending at the time of this writing). This trial is also registered with ClinicalTrials.gov (Identifier: NCT04081051). We will obtain written informed consent from all caregivers/adult patients and written informed assent from all adolescents before enrolment.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.