About the Authors

Mark Choi

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, Canada

Haerin Kim

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, Canada

Hong Qian

Affiliation Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St. Paul's Hospital, British Columbia, Canada

Anita Palepu

anita@hivnet.ubc.ca

Affiliations Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, Canada, Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St. Paul's Hospital, British Columbia, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AP MC HK. Performed the experiments: MC HK. Analyzed the data: HQ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AP MC HK HQ. Wrote the paper: AP MC HK HQ.