About the Authors

Sanket S. Dhruva


Affiliation University of California, Davis Medical Center, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Sacramento, California, United States of America

Rita F. Redberg

Affiliation University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine, Philip R. Lee Institute of Health Policy Studies, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

RFR is a member of the FDA Circulatory System Devices Panel and the California Technology Assessment Forum. SSD has declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: SSD. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: RFR. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: SSD RFR. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: SSD RFR.