Published Online: September 10, 2012. doi:10.1001/archinternmed.2012.3630
Author Contributions: Dr Sedlis had full access to all of the data in the study and takes responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. Study concept and design: Shah, Danoff, and Sedlis. Acquisition of data: Shah. Analysis and interpretation of data: Shah, Danoff, Radford, Rolnitzky, and Sedlis. Drafting of the manuscript: Shah and Sedlis. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Shah, Danoff, Radford, and Rolnitzky. Statistical analysis: Shah and Rolnitzky. Administrative, technical, and material support: Shah. Study supervision: Danoff and Sedlis.
Financial Disclosure: None reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported in part by grant 1UL1RR029893 from the National Center for Research Resources, National Institutes of Health.
Additional Contributions: We greatly appreciate all the cardiologists who participated in this survey. We thank Georgina Lopez-Cruz and Khusrow Niazi, MD, from SCAI, Susan Bishop and Mary Gonzalez from the AHA Cardiology Fellows Society of Greater New York, and Rebecca Ortega and Sohah Iqbal, MD, from the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions–Women in Innovations organization for distributing this electronic survey to their respective organizations.