About the Authors
- Gabriel Chodick, Ehud Kokia, Anthony D. Heymann, Avi Porath, Varda Shalev
- Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
- Gabriel Chodick, Howard Amital, Yoav Shalem, Anthony D. Heymann, Varda Shalev
- Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
- Howard Amital
- Department of Medicine D, Meir Medical Center, Kefar Saba, Israel
- Avi Porath
- Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: GC HA YS EK ADH AP VS. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: GC HA YS EK ADH AP VS. Designed the experiments/the study: GC HA YS ADH VS. Analyzed the data: GC HA YS. Collected data/did experiments for the study: HA YS. Enrolled patients: HA. Wrote the first draft of the paper: GC. Contributed to the writing of the paper: HA EK ADH AP VS.