Funding for this research was provided by:
Ministry of National Defense, Taiwan (MAB-107-084, MND-MAB-110-087)
Tri-Service General Hospital (TSGH-C108-003, TSGH-C108-151, TSGH-B-109-010, TSGH-E-110240, TSGH-B-110-012)
Taoyuan Armed Forces General Hospital (TYAFGH-A-110020)
Received: 29 April 2021
Accepted: 5 August 2021
First Online: 28 August 2021
: This study was approved by the Institutional Review Board of the Tri-Service General Hospital (TSGH IRB No. 2-107-05-026).
: Because the patient identifiers were encrypted before their data were used for research purposes to protect confidentiality, the requirement for written or verbal consent from patients for data linkage was waived.
: The authors declare no competing interests.