Text and Data Mining valid from 2018-05-10
Received: 14 January 2018
Accepted: 20 April 2018
First Online: 10 May 2018
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: The authors TG and TM have received speakers´ honoraria from Abbott vascular and St Jude Medicals (all <10000 Euro).
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