Author Affiliation: Center for Cardiovascular Disease and Prevention, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.
In my recent Commentary in the Archives on coronary artery calcium scanning,1 there is no disclosure of my conflict of interest with regard to inflammatory biomarkers and cardiovascular disease because the commentary contains no discussion of this topic. However, as requested by Dr Cohen, my disclosure is provided below.
Ridker PM. Coronary Artery Calcium Scanning and Conflicts of Interest—Reply. Arch Intern Med. 2012;172(8):670-670. doi:10.1001/archinternmed.2012.323