About the Authors

Steven J. Heitman

Affiliations The Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, The Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Robert J. Hilsden

Affiliations The Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, The Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Flora Au

Affiliation The Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Scot Dowden

Affiliations The Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Alberta Health Services - Cancer Care, Alberta, Canada

Braden J. Manns

braden.manns@albertahealthservices.ca

Affiliations The Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, The Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: SJH RJH FA SD BJM. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: SJH RJH FA SD BJM. Designed the experiments/the study: SJH RJH BJM. Analyzed the data: SJH FA BJM. Collected data/did experiments for the study: SJH FA SD BJM. Wrote the first draft of the paper: SJH FA. Contributed to the writing of the paper: RJH FA SD BJM.