Funding for this research was provided by:
Maeve Binchy funding for arthritis research (0000)
Arthritis Ireland (0000)
Health Research Board (Health Research Board/MRCG)
Received: 30 July 2019
Accepted: 12 December 2019
First Online: 21 December 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was approved by the Ethics and Medical Research Committee of St. Vincent’s University Hospital, agreement number: RHEV7_09/16. Fully informed written consent was obtained from each patient prior to inclusion.
: Not applicable
: All other authors declare that they have no competing interests.