Funding for this research was provided by:
Cure Kids New Zealand (4000)
Auckland DHB Charitable Trust (9664)
Tupu Research Grant
New Zealand Wound Care Society
Joan Mary Reynolds Charitable Trust
Received: 18 August 2021
Accepted: 19 January 2022
First Online: 2 February 2022
: This study has been approved by the Northern A Committee of the Human and Disability Ethics Committee of New Zealand (HDEC) 16/NTA/113/AM03. Locality approval has been obtained from the research offices of both Auckland and Counties Manukau District Health Boards and Māori research approvals obtained at each locality.Verbal consent from the caregiver is obtained on an individual basis at the point of identification of impetigo and then followed with written informed consent. Children older than 7 years of age have the opportunity to sign an assent form. Consent is obtained by the school nursing staff after training by the research trial team.
: No patient-identifiable information will be published.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.