About the Authors

Richard J. Fluck

Affiliation Department of Renal Medicine, Royal Derby Hospital, Derby, United Kingdom

Maarten W. Taal

maarten.taal1@nhs.net

Affiliations Department of Renal Medicine, Royal Derby Hospital, Derby, United Kingdom, Centre for Kidney Research and Innovation, Division of Medical Sciences and Graduate Entry Medicine, University of Nottingham, Derby, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

We have read the journal’s policy and the authors of this manuscript have the following competing interests: MWT is a member of the Editorial Board of PLOS Medicine.