Mark A. Crowther, M.D., and Adam Cuker, M.D.
From the Departments of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Medicine, and Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada (M.A.C.); and the Departments of Medicine and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (A.C.).
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