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Heather Fortnum 1, Obioha C Ukoumunne 2, Chris Hyde 3,*, Rod S Taylor 3, Mara Ozolins 1, Sam Errington 1, Zhivko Zhelev 2, Clive Pritchard 4, Claire Benton 5, Joanne Moody 6, Laura Cocking 7, Julian Watson 8, Sarah Roberts 4

1 National Institute for Health Research, Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, Hearing and Otology Group, Division of Clinical Neuroscience, School of Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
2 National Institute for Health Research, Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care South West Peninsula, University of Exeter Medical School, Exeter, UK
3 Institute of Health Research, University of Exeter Medical School, Exeter, UK
4 Optimity Advisors, Kemp House, London, UK
5 Nottingham Audiology Services, Nottingham University Hospitals, Nottingham, UK
6 Cambridgeshire Community Services, Community Child Health, Ida Darwin Hospital, Fulbourn, Cambridge, UK
7 Peninsula Clinical Trials Unit, Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, Plymouth, UK
8 Parent representative, Nottingham, UK
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