Corresponding Author: Daniele Borsetto, MD, Guy’s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, United Kingdom (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Accepted for Publication: April 14, 2020.
Published Online: April 22, 2020. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.6771
Author Contributions: Drs Spinato and Boscolo-Rizzo had full access to all of the data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.
Concept and design: Spinato, Borsetto, Hopkins, Boscolo-Rizzo.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: Fabbris, Polesel, Cazzador, Borsetto, Hopkins, Boscolo-Rizzo.
Drafting of the manuscript: Spinato, Fabbris, Borsetto, Boscolo-Rizzo.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Spinato, Polesel, Cazzador, Borsetto, Hopkins, Boscolo-Rizzo.
Statistical analysis: Polesel.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Fabbris, Borsetto.
Supervision: Spinato, Cazzador, Borsetto, Hopkins, Boscolo-Rizzo.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Additional Contributions: We thank Anna Menegaldo, MD, Daniele Frezza, MD, Francesca Mularoni, MD, Piergiorgio Gaudioso, MD, Silvia Marciani, MD, Samuele Frasconi, MD, Maria Ferraro, MD, Cecilia Berro, MD, and Chiara Varago, MD (University of Padova, Italy), for helping in the collection of patient data. We also thank Maria Cristina Da Mosto, MD, and Piero Nicolai, MD (University of Padova, Italy), Giancarlo Tirelli, MD (University of Trieste, Italy), Roberto Rigoli, MD (AULSS 2–Marca Trevigiana, Treviso, Italy), and Rupert Obholzer, MA(Oxon), MBBS(Lon) (Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, London, United Kingdom), for constructive criticism of the manuscript. None of these individuals received compensation for their contributions.
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