Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-10-16
Received: 30 May 2019
Accepted: 5 October 2019
First Online: 16 October 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This prospective study was performed in a German University Hospital between February 2016 and Mai 2017. It was approved by the appropriate Institutional Review Board (Ethikkommission der Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 4780-13) and registered at the Clinical Trials Registry (ref.: NCT03860129). Written informed consent was obtained from all patients prior to their inclusion in this study. Measurements complied with the ethical standards of the Declaration of Helsinki.
: Not applicable.
: MB, AM, and JH-N received speakers’ honoraria from Pall Medical, Dreieich, Germany, the former owner of the MIRUS System in 2017 (1200 € each). The other authors declare that they have no competing interests.