Accepted for Publication: April 10, 2015.
Published Online: June 29, 2015. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.2770.
Study concept and design: Daneman, Bronskill, Gruneir, Fischer, Rochon, Anderson, Bell.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: Daneman, Bronskill, Gruneir, Newman, Fischer, Bell.
Drafting of the manuscript: Daneman, Bell.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: All authors.
Statistical analysis: Daneman, Gruneir, Newman.
Obtained funding: Rochon, Anderson.
Study supervision: Anderson, Bell.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr Daneman reported receiving support from a Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Clinician Scientist Award. Dr Bell reported receiving support from a CIHR and Canadian Patient Safety Institute Chair in Patient Safety and Continuity of Care. Dr Gruneir reported receiving salary support from a CIHR New Investigator Award. Dr Bronskill reported receiving support from a CIHR New Investigator Award in the Area of Aging.
Funding/Support: This study was supported by team grant OTG-88591 from the CIHR Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes and by the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, which is funded by an annual grant from the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.
Role of the Funder/Sponsor: The funding source had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and the decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Disclaimer: The opinions, results, and conclusions reported in this article are those of the authors and are independent of the funding sources. No endorsement by the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences or the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care is intended or should be inferred.