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First Online: 11 September 2019
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: Paul Gurbel reports serving as a consultant for Daiichi Sankyo/Lilly, Bayer, AstraZeneca, Accumetrics, Merck, Medtronic, Janssen, CSL, and Haemonetics; receiving grants from the National Institutes of Health, Daiichi Sankyo, Lilly, CSL, AstraZeneca, Haemonetics, Harvard Clinical Research Institute, and Duke Clinical Research Institute; receiving payment for lectures, including service on speakers’ bureaus, from Lilly, Daiichi Sankyo, and Merck; receiving payment for development of educational presentations from Merck, the Discovery Channel, and Pri-Med; Dr. Gurbel is holding stock or stock options in Merck, Medtronic, and Pfizer; and holding patents in the area of personalized antiplatelet therapy and interventional cardiology. No other authors report any potential conflicts of interest.
: An approval by an ethics committee was not applicable.