About the Authors

Pravesh Kumar Bundhun

‡ PKB is first author on this work.

Affiliation Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, Guangxi, P. R. China

Mohammad Zafooruddin Sani Soogund

Affiliation Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, Guangxi, P. R. China

Wei-Qiang Huang

huangwq1029@126.com

Affiliation Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, Guangxi, P. R. China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: PKB MZSS WQH. Data curation: PKB MZSS WQH. Formal analysis: PKB MZSS WQH. Funding acquisition: WQH. Investigation: PKB MZSS WQH. Methodology: PKB MZSS WQH. Project administration: PKB MZSS WQH. Resources: PKB MZSS WQH. Software: PKB MZSS WQH. Supervision: PKB MZSS WQH. Validation: PKB MZSS WQH. Visualization: PKB MZSS WQH. Writing – original draft: PKB. Writing – review & editing: PKB.