Received: 1 December 2021
Accepted: 10 February 2022
First Online: 4 March 2022
: The conduct of the 45 and Up Study was approved by the University of New South Wales Human Research Ethics Committee. The conduct of this study was approved by the NSW Population and Health Services Research Ethics Committee (approval number 2014/08/551). 45 and Up Study participants provided written informed consent to take part in the study, including consent for publication of research studies.
: Not applicable.
: SY, AV, DEG, US, LSV, EB, DLO’C and JS have no competing interests to declare.KC is co-principal investigator of an unrelated investigator-initiated trial of cervical screening in Australia (Compass; ACTRN12613001207707 and NCT02328872), which is conducted and funded by the Victorian Cytology Service (VCS) Foundation, a government-funded health promotion charity. The VCS Foundation received equipment and a funding contribution from Roche Molecular Systems USA. However, neither KC nor her institution on her behalf (Cancer Council NSW) receives direct funding from industry for this trial or any other project.