About the Authors

Eric Osei

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Software, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Population and Behavioural Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Hohoe, Ghana, Department of Public Health, Yonsei University of Graduate School, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Hubert Amu

Roles Data curation, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

hamu@uhas.edu.gh

Affiliation Department of Population and Behavioural Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Hohoe, Ghana

Prince Kubi Appiah

Roles Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Family and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Hohoe, Ghana, Department of Medical Law and Bioethics, Yonsei University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Solomon Boamah Amponsah

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Resources, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Health Research and Development, Regional Health Directorate, Ghana Health Service, Eastern Region, Koforidua, Ghana

Evans Danso

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Resources, Software, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Community Health, College of Health, Yamfo, Bono East Region, Sunyani, Ghana

Samuel Oppong

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Resources, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Municipal Health Directorate, Ghana Health Service, Bono Region, Sunyani, Ghana

Comfort Worna Lotse

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Resources, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Nursing, School of Nurses and Midwifery, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho, Ghana

Bright Emmanuel Owusu

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Software, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Mathematics, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

Simon Azure Agongo

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Community Health, College of Health, Yamfo, Bono East Region, Sunyani, Ghana

Eliasu Yakubu

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Community Health, College of Health, Yamfo, Bono East Region, Sunyani, Ghana

Gideon Kye-Duodu

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho, Ghana

Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests