Accepted for Publication: August 8, 2011.
Published Online: October 17, 2011. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2011.301
Author Contributions: Drs Baughman, Judson, and Lower and Ms Ingledue had full access to all the data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. Study concept and design: Baughman, Judson, and Lower. Acquisition of data: Baughman, Judson, Ingledue, and Craft. Analysis and interpretation of data: Baughman, Judson, and Lower. Drafting of the manuscript: Baughman, Judson, Craft, and Lower. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Baughman, Judson, Ingledue, Craft, and Lower. Statistical analysis: Baughman. Obtained funding: Baughman. Administrative, technical, and material support: Baughman, Judson, Ingledue, Craft, and Lower. Study supervision: Baughman, Judson, and Lower.
Financial Disclosure: Drs Baughman, Judson, and Lower report having acted as consultants to and receiving grants from Centocor; Drs Baughman and Lower report receiving grants from Intermune, Actelion, and Cephalon; and Dr Judson reports receiving grants from Gilead.
Funding/Support: This study was supported in part by Celgene.
Role of the Sponsors: The sponsor had no role in the design and conduct of the study; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data; or in the preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript.
Trial Registration: clinicaltrials.gov Identifier: NCT00794274
Additional Contributions: Angela Hu, MS, EdM, provided statistical assistance.