Katy J.L. Bell, MBChB, MMed(Clin Epi), PhD; Jenny Doust, BMBS, PhD; Paul Glasziou, MBBS, PhD; Louise Cullen, MBBS(Hon), PhD; Ian A. Harris, MBBS, MMed(Clin Epi), PhD; Leon Smith, MBBS; Rachelle Buchbinder, MBBS(Hons), MSc, PhD; Alexandra Barratt, MBBS, MPH, PhD
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Corresponding Author: Katy J.L. Bell, MBChB, MMed(Clin Epi), PhD, School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building (A27), The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia; e-mail, email@example.com.
Current Author Addresses: Drs. Bell and Barratt: School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building (A27), The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.
Drs. Doust and Glasziou: Centre for Research in Evidence-Based Practice, Health Sciences and Medicine, Bond University, Bond, QLD 4229, Australia.
Dr. Cullen: Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital, Butterfield Street, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia.
Dr. Harris: Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research, 1 Campbell Street, Liverpool, NSW 2170, Australia.
Dr. Smith: Hornsby Hospital, 36–38 Palmertson Road, Hornsby, NSW 2077, Australia.
Dr. Buchbinder: 4 Drysdale Street, Malvern, VIC 3144, Australia.
Author Contributions: Conception and design: K.J.L. Bell, J. Doust, I.A. Harris, R. Buchbinder, A. Barratt.
Analysis and interpretation of the data: K.J.L. Bell, J. Doust, L. Cullen, I.A. Harris.
Drafting of the article: K.J.L. Bell, J. Doust, L. Cullen, I.A. Harris, A. Barratt.
Critical revision of the article for important intellectual content: K.J.L. Bell, J. Doust, P. Glasziou, L. Cullen, I.A. Harris, L. Smith, R. Buchbinder, A. Barratt.
Final approval of the article: K.J.L. Bell, J. Doust, P. Glasziou, L. Cullen, I.A. Harris, R. Buchbinder, A. Barratt.
Statistical expertise: K.J.L. Bell.
Obtaining of funding: J. Doust, A. Barratt.
Administrative, technical, or logistic support: K.J.L. Bell, P. Glasziou.
Collection and assembly of data: K.J.L. Bell.
Bell KJ, Doust J, Glasziou P, et al. Recognizing the Potential for Overdiagnosis: Are High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin Assays an Example?. Ann Intern Med. 2019;170:259–261. [Epub ahead of print 5 February 2019]. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/M18-2645
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