Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute for Health Research (Colorectal Therapies Healthcare Technology Co-operative)
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Received: 8 November 2018
Accepted: 16 September 2019
First Online: 5 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Approval for this study was obtained from the NHS Research Ethics Committee (REC No. 17/WM/0151) and registered with ClinicalTrials.gov (ID: NCT03248102). Approval for use of all equipment was obtained from the hospital trust’s Medical Physics and Infection Control units. Informed written consent was sought from the parent/guardian of the potential participant, and patients were excluded if consent was not provided.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.