Funding for this research was provided by:
UK Research and Innovation (COV0051)
Received: 19 May 2021
Accepted: 17 November 2021
First Online: 18 December 2021
: The project was originally approved and registered as a service evaluation by the Newcastle Joint Research Office and recorded on the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospital Foundation Trust’s Clinical Effectiveness Register (Project no. 10222). Subsequently, the Newcastle University Faculty of Medical Sciences Research Ethics Committee reviewed the protocol and deemed the work exempt from ethical approval. Participants received an information sheet and were offered the opportunity to discuss the study prior to giving informed written consent for their views and audio to be recorded and included in this study prior to the interviews taking place.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.