About the Authors

David W. Bates, Adam Wright
Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

David W. Bates
Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

David W. Bates, Adam Wright
Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

David W. Bates, Adam Wright
Partners Healthcare, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Author

dbates@partners.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: DWB AW. Wrote the first draft of the paper: DWB. Contributed to the writing of the paper: AW.