About the Authors

Venediktos V. Kapetanakis

vkapetan@sgul.ac.uk

Affiliation Population Health Research Institute, St George’s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, United Kingdom

Alicja R. Rudnicka

Affiliation Population Health Research Institute, St George’s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, United Kingdom

Andrea K. Wathern

Affiliation Population Health Research Institute, St George’s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, United Kingdom

Lucy Lennon

Affiliation Primary Care and Population Health, University College London Medical School, Royal Free Campus, London, United Kingdom

Olia Papacosta

Affiliation Primary Care and Population Health, University College London Medical School, Royal Free Campus, London, United Kingdom

Derek G. Cook

Affiliation Population Health Research Institute, St George’s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, United Kingdom

S. Goya Wannamethee

Affiliation Primary Care and Population Health, University College London Medical School, Royal Free Campus, London, United Kingdom

Peter H. Whincup

Affiliation Population Health Research Institute, St George’s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, United Kingdom

Christopher G. Owen

Affiliation Population Health Research Institute, St George’s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VVK ARR AKW LL OP DGC SGW PHW CGO. Performed the experiments: VVK ARR AKW LL OP DGC SGW PHW CGO. Analyzed the data: VVK ARR. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: VVK ARR AKW LL OP DGC SGW PHW CGO. Data collection: ARR AKW LL OP DGC SGW PHW CGO.