Editors

Anesthesia and Pain

Section Editor
Giustino Varrassi, Paolo Procacci Foundation, Italy

Editorial Board
Rick Gracely, University of North Carolina, USA
Alan Kaye, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, and Tulane School of Medicine, USA
Antonella Paladini, University of L'Alquila, School of Medicine, Italy Joseph Pergolizzi, NEMA Research, USA
Michael Schatman, Boston Pain Care, and Tufts University School of Medicine, USA

Cardiology

Section Editor
Ian Menown, Craigavon Cardiac Centre, Ireland

Editorial Board
Alejandro de la Sierra, University Hospital Mutua Terrassa, Spain
Andrew Docherty, Wishaw General Hospital, Scotland
Jan Fedacko, Pavol Jozef Safarik University, Slovakia
John M. Flack, Wayne State University, USA
Koichiro Kinugawa, University of Tokyo, Japan
Carlos Morillo, McMaster University, Canada
Stefano Omboni, Italian Institute of Telemedicine, Italy and Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Russian Federation
Bertram Pitt, Michigan University, USA
Giuseppe Rosano, IRCCS San Raffaele Institute, Italy
Luis Ruilope, The University Hospital October 12, Spain
Faiez Zannad, Henri Poincare, France

Dermatology

Editorial Board
Chee Leok Goh, National Skin Centre and National University of Singapore, Singapore
George Han, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA

Diabetes and Endocrinology

Section Editor
Aristidis Veves, Harvard Medical School, USA

Editorial Board
Dimitrios Baltzis, Harvard Medical School, USA
John Doupis, Joslin Diabetes Center Harvard Medical School, USA
Frank Greenway, Louisiana State University, USA
Sanjay Kalra, Bharti Hospital, India
Roberto Salvatori, Johns Hopkins University, USA

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Section Editor
Giovani Tarantino, University of Naples, Naples, Italy

Editorial Board
Julian Abrams, Columbia University, USA
Peter Bytzer, Copenhagen University, Denmark
Ronnie Fass, University of Arizona, USA
Richard A. Kozarek, Virginia Mason Medical Center, USA
Amedeo Lonardo, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Juan-R. Malagelada, Hospital General Vall d'Hebron, Spain
Fabio Nascimbeni, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Prateek Sharma, University of Kansas Medical Center, USA
Stuart Sherman, Indiana University, USA

Genetics

Editorial Board
Suma Shankar, University of California Davis, Sacramento, USA

Infectious Diseases

Editorial Board
Pranatharthi H. Chandrasekar, Wayne State University School of Medicine, USA
Stephen L. Leib, University of Bern, Switzerland
Jordi Rello, Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, Spain
Athanassios Tsakris, University of Athens, Greece

Neurology

Editorial Board
Yoram Barak, Israel Dunedin School of Medicine, Dunedin, New Zealand
Enrico Franceschi, Bellaria-Maggiore Hospital, Azienda USL of Bologna - IRCCS Institute of Neurological Sciences, Bologna, Italy
Johann Sellner, Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Editorial Board
Valentina Lucia La Rosa, University of Catania, Italy
Lee P. Shulman, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, USA
Salvatore Giovanni Vitale, University of Catania, Italy

Oncology

Section Editor
Chris Twelves, University of Leeds, UK

Editorial Board
Alfio Ferlito, University of Udine, Italy
Giampiero Francica, Pineta Grande Hospital, Italy
Thomas J. Guzzo, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, USA
Bryan Hennessy, University of Texas, USA
Maurie Markman, University of Texas, USA
Alessandra Rinaldo, University of Udine School of Medicine, Udine, Italy
Shigetoyo Saji, Gifu University, Japan
Ravi Salgia, University of Chicago Medical Center, USA
Dirk Schrijvers, ZNA Stuivenberg, Belgium
Paul Workman, The Institute of Cancer Research, UK
Garth Funston, University of Cambridge, UK
Massimo Breccia, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy

Ophthalmology

Editorial Board
Ahmad A. Aref, UIC Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, USA
Sanjay Asrani, Duke University, Durham, USA
Leon Au, Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, Manchester, UK
Gordon Dutton, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
Murat Irkec, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
Anastasios G. P. Konstas, AHEPA Hospital, Greece
George Kymionis, University of Lausanne, Jules-Gonin Eye Hospital, Fondation Asile des aveugles, Lausanne, Switzerland
Luciano Quaranta, University of Brescia, Italy
Ivano Riva, DMSS University of Brescia, Italy
Miguel Teus, University Alcala, Spain

Pharmacology and HEOR

Editorial Board
Olivier Bruyere, University of Liège, Belgium
Yifei Liu, University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Pharmacy, USA,
Luís Lizán, Universitat Jaume I, Castellón, Spain

Psychiatry

Section Editor
Roger McIntyre, University of Toronto, Canada

Editorial Board
Heinz Gunze, Newcastle University, UK
John A. Joska, University of Capetown, South Africa
Mario Maj, Naples, Italy
Chi-Un Pae, The Catholic University of Korea College of Medicine, Korea
Bruce Pollock, University of Toronto, Canada
Nathalie Rasgon, Stanford University, USA
Dan Stein, University of Capetown, South Africa

Respiratory Medicine

Section Editor
Rajiv Dhand, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, USA

Editorial Board
Israel Amirav, Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Israel
Peter J. Barnes, Imperial College, UK
Kai M. Beeh, Insaf Respiratory Research Institute, Germany
Kenneth R. Chapman, University of Toronto, Canada
Vincent Cottin, University of Lyon, France
Timothy Craig, Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania, USA
Willifried Eberhardt, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Marcus Kennedy, Sligo General Hospital, Republic of Ireland
Toby Maher, Royal Brompton Hospital, UK
David Price, Observational and Pragmatic Research Institute, Singapore
Nagahiro Saijo, Kinki University School of Medicine, Japan
Paolo Spagnolo, University of Padova, Italy
Carlo Vancheri, University of Catania, Italy

Rheumatology and Orthopedics

Section Editor
Rene Rizzoli, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland

Editorial Board
Rubén Burgos-Vargas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico
Giovanni Iolascon, Second University of Naples, Italy
Joel Kremer, Albany Medical School, USA
Pierre Miossec, University of Lyon, France
Jean-Yves Reginster, University of Liège, Belgium
Michael Zlowodzki, University of Minnesota, USA

Surgery

Editorial Board
Alexander D. Rapidis, University College London, UK

Urology

Editorial Board
Márcio Averbeck, Moinhos de Vento Hospital, Brazil
Christopher Chapple, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, UK
Mario W. Kramer, University hospital of Luebeck, Germany
Axel S. Merseburger, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Martin C. Michel, Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany
Maria J. Ribal, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Spain
Shahrokh F. Shariat, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
Nikolaos Sofikitis, University of Ioannina, Greece
Alan J. Wein, University of Pennsylvania, USA

Advisory Board

As well as the aforementioned therapy areas, Advances in Therapy additionally has an extensive Advisory Board consisting of internationally renowned and active clinicians, clinical academics, healthcare professionals and health policy experts across all therapeutic areas, including device-related therapies, who provide peer review of manuscripts submitted to the journal and assist the editors in development of the journal

Francisco Abad Santos, Richard J. Ablin, Philippe Aftimos, Esen Akpek, Eduardo Alfonso, Javed Ali, Andrea Aliverti, Karel Allegaert, Albert Alm, Alpesh Amin, Karl-Erik Andersson, Javier Angulo, Djillali Annane, Antón Aparicio, Yaron Arbel, Mark Atkinson, Stephen Bain, William Baker, Elisabetta Balestro, Stefano Ballestri, Sanjeev Balu, Bhaskar Banerjee, Augusti Barnadas, Onur Baser, Nicola Basso, Nicholas Bellamy, Elisabeth Bendstrup, Nicolas Berbari, Pierre Bergmann, Lorenzo Berra, Annalisa Berzigotti, Shailender Bhatia, Kumar T. Bhowmik, Timothy Bilkey, John Bisognano, Alessandra Bitto, Kenneth Blum, Kostas Boboridis, Matthijs Boekholdt, Silvia Bommer, Louise Bowman, David Boyer, Dwayne Boyers, Paul Brennan, Olivier Bruyere, Peter Buckley, Marcus Butler, Gaetano Caramori, Edoardo Carretto, Mamede de Carvalho, Carlo Ceruti, Robert Chang, Ying-Jun Chang, Avani Changela, Christopher Chapple, Steve Chapman, Nazia Chaudhuri, Jaime Villena Chavez, Jiaqi Chen, Olivier Chinot, Denesh Chitkara, Herman Chmel, Andrew Churg, Henry Cohen, Gema Tirado Conde, Jeff Daskalakis, Anna Dastiridou, Ferruccio De Lorenzo, Alejandro de la Sierra, Efstathios T Detorakis, Maura Dickler, Ram Dickman, John Doupis, Marcus Drake, Panagiotis Drakopoulos, Melina Dritsaki, Michael N. Dudley, Ignacio Duran, Theodoros Empeslidis, Mark Einstein, Cathy Eng, Randall Espinoza, Susanna Esposito, Anna Fagotti, Bin Fang, Harold Farber, Adam Faye, Mina Fedele, Julian Gracia Feijoo, Manuela Ferreira, Simone Ferrero, Richard Finn, Geoff Forbes, Robert Fruscio, John Fryzek, David Gallagher, Zisis Gatzioufas, Charly Gaul, Marta Gentili, Saby George, John Gerecitano, Theodoros Giannopoulos, Ankur Girdhar, Nicolas Girerd, Helena Gleeson, Ruben Goebel, Sidney Goldstein, Tomás José Gonzalez Lopez, Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin, Stephen Gough, Alan Green, Roberta Gualtierotti, Bilge Gursel, Huseyin Gursoy, Pranav Gupta, Wolfgang Haas, Fadi Hage, Heinz Hammer, Diane Harper, Shane Havens, Mary Hayney, Yang-Ling He, Michaël Hiligsman, Przemysław Holko, Gábor Holló, Jayne Holme, Liang Hong, Michael Horowitz, Robert Howland, Jun Hu, Gareth Hughes, David Ilson, Pasquale Innominato, Zahinoor Ismail, Jeanette M. Jerrell, Wen G. Jiang, David Jiménez, Paul Jones, Malik Kahook, Ilker Kahramanoglu, Sunanda Kane, Andreas Karabis, Dean Karalis, Karlin Karlmark, Craig Karson, Srikanth Katragadda, Fay Kastrinos, Andreas Katsanos, Frieder Keller, Varun Khurana, Hedy Kindler, Philipp Kobbe, Leonard Krilov, Kerry Kuluski, Shaji Kumar, Sumedha Labhsetwar, Kenneth Lasseter, Kim Lavoie, Benjamin Lebwohl, Claas Lehman, Wojciech Leppert, Sebastian Leschka, Alexander K. C. Leung, T. Barry Levine, Robert Levitan, Maciej Lewicki, Nanxin (Nick) Li, Weida Li, Carlo Lisotto, Giuliano Lo Bianco, Nikolas London, Catherine Lord, Carmelo Luigiano, William Lumry, Kristopher Lyons, Mariana Verdelho Machado, Jean-Paul Machiels, Thomas S. Maldonado, David Mamo, Edoardo Mannucci, Giuseppe Marazzi, Paolo Marchettini, Steven M. Marcus, Hubert Marotte, Luis León Mateos, Sameer Mathur, Davide Martino, Massimo C. Mauri, Roger S. Mazze, Conor McCann, Peter McCullough, Giulio Metro, Martin Michel, Dimitri Mikhailidis, Dimitrios Mikropoulos, Darlene Miller, Matteo Monami, Filippo Montemurro, Cem Mocan, Sergey Morozov, Eric Mortensen, Patrick Morris, David Mosen, Majid Moshirfar, Naoshad Muhammad, Debabrata Mukherjee, Gerard Mullin, Conleth Murphy, Robert Murray, Paolo Nardi, Gerardo Nardone, Kathryn Nash, Angela Notarnicola, Sebastian Neggers, Joanne Nettleship, David Neubauer, Jason Nichols, Ronald L. Nichols, Douglas Noordsy, Francessco Oddone, Erol Onel, Evangelia Panagiotou, Mina Pantcheva, Kashyap Patel, Parag Parekh, Dion Paridaens, Valay Parikh, Lawrence C. Parish, Dongjun Peng, Hugo Perazzo, Henry Perry, Philip Philip, Mark Pimentel, Susana Pinto, Prisco Piscitelli, Rudolf Poolman, Camillo Porta, Pieter Postmus, Tatjana Potpara, Cosimo Prantera, Xingshun Qi, Luciano Quaranta, Tarek Rajji, Robert E. Rakel, Sreeram Ramagopalan, Ankit Rathod, Jaroslaw Regula, Gary Remington, Jean Francois Rey, Valdo Ricca, Alessandra Rinaldo, David Ritchie, Alan L. Robin, William A. Rock, Jr., Jean-Francois Rodier, Luca Rossetti, Patrick Rossignol, Thomas Roth, Nicholas Rowell, Marco Rovaris, Juan Ruano, Paola Rucci, Richard Ruddell, Palash Samanta, Hardeep Sandhu, Javier Santos, Jonathan Schofield, Damir Sekulic, Sanjay Sethi, Fergus Shanahan, James Shand, Mahmoud Shorman, Arlene Siefker-Radtke, Michael W. Simon, Meenal Sinha, Egbert Smit, Maree Smith, Jeffrey R. SooHoo, Sergio Starkstein, Jan Stepan, John H. Stone, Sajio Sumida, Andy Suter, Arun Swaminath, Arlene Swern, Lode Swinnen, Christopher Ta, Frank Tacke, Oscar Teramoto, John E. Tetzlaff, Anand C. Thakur, Pierre Theodore, Simon Francis Thomsen, Christophe Tournigand, Filippos Triposkiadis, Vladimir Trkulja, Richard Trohman, Himanshu Upadhyaya, Salim Virani, Omar Viswanath, Jiten Vora, Konstantin Voronin, Bavanisha Vythilingum, David Wang, Yan Wang, Ye Wang, Zhongya Wang, Bianca Weinstock-Guttman, Terri Wensel, J. Weigelt, Alan J. Wein, Larry Weinrauch, René Westhovens, Peter Whelan, Nicolas Wiernsperger, Samuel E. Wilson, W. Woolery, Antoni Xaubet, Kunyong Xu, E. Ann Yeh, Gui-shuang Ying, Hammad Zaidi, Boris Zelle, Haijun Zhang, Zhaotian Zhang, Xiao-Feng Zhu