Author Contributions: Dr Kawwass 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.
Published Online: October 17, 2013. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.280924.
Acquisition of data: Monsour, Crawford.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Kawwass, Monsour, Crawford, Kissin, Kulkarni, Jamieson.
Drafting of the manuscript: Kawwass, Jamieson.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Kawwass, Monsour, Crawford, Kissin, Session, Kulkarni, Jamieson.
Statistical analysis: Kawwass, Monsour, Kulkarni.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Kawwass, Crawford, Kissin.
Study supervision: Kawwass, Kissin, Session, Jamieson.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: All authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and none were reported.
Group Members: The National ART Surveillance System (NASS) Working Group comprises Sheree Boulet, DrPH, MPH, Jeani Chang, MPH, Sara Crawford, PhD, Denise J. Jamieson, MD, MPH, Jennifer F. Kawwass, MD, Dmitry M. Kissin, MD, MPH, Aniket Kulkarni, MBBS, MPH, Allison Mneimneh, MPH, CPM, Mithi Sunderam, PhD, and Yujia Zhang, PhD.
Disclaimer: The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Additional Contributions: We thank Sheree Boulet DrPH, MPH, and CAPT Ellen Lazarus, MD, USPHS (Division of Human Tissues, Office of Cellular, Tissue, and Gene Therapies, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, US Food and Drug Administration), for their review and critique of the manuscript. Drs Boulet and Lazarus received no compensation for their contributions.