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This study was funded by a Faculty of Health Sciences Research Initiation Grant (SM), the Department of Surgery at Queen's University, and the Women's Giving Circle, and was supported by the ICES, which is funded by an annual grant from the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC). The opinions, results, and conclusions reported in this paper are those of the authors and are independent from the funding sources. No endorsement by the ICES or the Ontario MOHLTC is intended or should be inferred. Parts of this material are based on data and information compiled and provided by the CIHI. However, the analyses, conclusions, opinions, and statements expressed herein are those of the authors, and not necessarily those of the CIHI.