About the Authors
- Majid Ezzati, Christopher J. L Murray
- Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
- Stephen Vander Hoorn, Carlene M. M Lawes, Anthony Rodgers
- Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
- Rachel Leach, W. Philip T James
- International Obesity Task Force, London, United Kingdom
- Alan D Lopez
- School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
ME, SV, and CJLM designed the study. SV, CMML, RL, and WPTJ collected data. ME, SV, RL, and WPTJ analyzed the data. ME, SV, CMML, RL, WPTJ, ADL, AR, and CJLM contributed to writing the paper.