1Fatima College of Health Sciences, Abu Dhabi, UAE
2Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
3Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
4School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada.
Address correspondence to: Nesé Yuksel, BScPharm, PharmD, FCSHP, NCMP, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 3-171 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA), University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T6G 1C9. E-mail: [email protected]
Received 6 July, 2020
Revised 28 August, 2020
Accepted 28 August, 2020
An abstract of the results was presented at The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) 30th Annual Meeting, September 2019; International Menopause Society 16th World Congress on Menopause, Vancouver, BC, June 6-9, 2018; Association of Faculties of Pharmacy of Canada (AFPC) Conference, Ottawa, ON, June 12-15, 2018; and Canadian Society for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Toronto, ON, May 22-25, 2018.
Funding/support: This work was supported by funds from generous supporters of the Lois Hole Hospital for Women through the Women and Children's Health Research Institute (WCHRI), and the Philip Cash Pharmacy Research Excellence Endowment.
Financial disclosure/conflicts of interest: N.Y. has provided continuing education and/or participated in Advisory Boards for Pfizer Canada, Duchesnay, and BioSyent. The other authors have nothing to disclose.
The study was approved by the University of Alberta Human Research Ethics Board (ID#: Pro00054435).
N.Y. and S.R. contributed to study design and conduct, data analysis and interpretation, review of manuscript, and provided oversite for all aspects of the study. T.S. contributed to study design and conduct, data analysis and interpretation and drafting manuscript. A.S. contributed to data collection (conduct of interviews), data analysis, and interpretation and drafting manuscript. A.L. and D.T.E. contributed to study concept and design and manuscript revision. All authors have approved the final version of the manuscript.
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