About the Authors

Douglas W. Lowery-North

DLOWERY@emory.edu

Affiliation Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Vicki Stover Hertzberg

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Lisa Elon

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

George Cotsonis

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Sarah A. Hilton

Current address: Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Christopher F. Vaughns II

Current address: Department of Internal Medicine, Eisenhower Army Medical Center Fort Gordon, Georgia, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Eric Hill

Current address: Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Alok Shrestha

Current address: Georgia Campus – Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Suwanee, Georgia, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Alexandria Jo

Current address: Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Nathan Adams

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DWLN VSH CFV. Performed the experiments: DWLN SAH AS AJ. Analyzed the data: DWLN VSH LE GC EH SAH NA. Wrote the paper: DWLN VSH LE GC SAH CFV AS AJ EH NA.