Published Online: April 29, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.659
Author Contributions: Dr Takagi had full access to all 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: Umemoto. Acquisition of data: Takagi. Analysis and interpretation of data: Both authors. Drafting of the manuscript: Takagi. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Umemoto. Statistical analysis: Takagi. Administrative, technical, and material support: Umemoto. Study supervision: Umemoto.
Group Information: The members of the ALICE Group are Hisato Takagi, MD, PhD; Yusuke Mizuno, MD; Hirotaka Yamamoto, MD; Masao Niwa, MD; Shin-nosuke Goto, MD; Masafumi Matsui, MD; and Takuya Umemoto, MD, PhD.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.