Funding for this research was provided by:
School of Medicine, Stanford University (Clayman Institute for Gender Research, Travel Scholars Fund)
Received: 1 April 2020
Accepted: 30 October 2020
First Online: 17 November 2020
Change Date: 12 February 2021
Change Type: Correction
Change Details: A Correction to this paper has been published:
Change Details: https://doi.org/10.1186/s13690-021-00538-y
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval for the study was granted by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) in Malawi (National Health Sciences Research Committee, Lilongwe) and by Stanford University IRB (Palo Alto, CA). The survey was administered to 200 community members who fulfilled the inclusion criteria of being 18 or older and who spoke English or Chichewa, the local language. All community members who fulfilled the inclusion criteria were consented to participate. Written informed consent was obtained by signature or fingerprint and third-party witness for illiterate respondents.
: No individual personal data is included in this manuscript.
: The authors declare no conflicts of interest.