About the Authors

Jennifer M. Yeh

jyeh@hsph.harvard.edu

Affiliation Center for Health Decision Science, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Chin Hur

Affiliation Massachusetts General Hospital Institute for Technology Assessment, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Deb Schrag

Affiliation Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Karen M. Kuntz

Affiliation University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Majid Ezzati

Affiliation Imperial College of London, London, England, United Kingdom

Natasha Stout

Affiliation Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Zachary Ward

Affiliation Center for Health Decision Science, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Sue J. Goldie

Affiliation Center for Health Decision Science, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JMY CH DS KMK ME NS ZW SJG. Performed the experiments: JMY ZW. Analyzed the data: JMY CH DS KMK ME NS ZW SJG. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: JMY. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: JMY CH DS KMK ME NS ZW SJG. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: JMY CH DS KMK ME NS ZW SJG. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: JMY CH DS KMK ME NS ZW SJG.