About the Authors

Rafael Dariolli

Affiliation Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil

Marcus V. Naghetini

Affiliation Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil

Euclydes F. Marques

Affiliation Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil

Celso K. Takimura

Affiliation Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil

Leonardo S. Jensen

Affiliation Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil

Bianca Kiers

Affiliation Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil

Jeane M. Tsutsui

Affiliation Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil

Wilson Mathias Jr.

Affiliation Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil

Pedro A. Lemos Neto

Affiliation Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil

Jose E. Krieger

krieger@incor.usp.br

Affiliation Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: RD JEK. Data curation: RD MVN EFM CKT LSJ BK JMT WMJ PALN. Formal analysis: RD JMT PALN JEK. Funding acquisition: JEK. Investigation: RD MVN EFM CKT LSJ BK. Methodology: RD EFM CKT BK PALN. Project administration: RD JEK. Resources: WMJ PALN JEK. Supervision: JEK. Validation: PALN JEK. Visualization: RD. Writing – original draft: RD JEK. Writing – review & editing: RD JEK.