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The Orthotic Treatment of Acute and Chronic Disease of the Cervical and Lumbar Spine

Orthoses are medical devices classified as prescription-only ... »

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Dtsch Arztebl Int 2015; 112(1-2)


Many Questions Left Open

Neubauer, A


Positive Scientific Approach

Bühler, H


Mistletoe Treatment as Homeopathic Magic

Pollmeier, M


Several Flaws

Hübner, J


Unsustainable Claims

Lelgemann, M; Wild, C; Antes, G; Edler, L; Ernst, E; Gärtner, J; Schmacke, N


More Questions Left Open Than Answered

Meyer, F P


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Tröger, W

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In a previous version of the review article “The Treatment of Chronic Recurrent Oral Aphthous Ulcers” by Altenburg et al. in Deutsches Ärzteblatt International; Issue 40, 2014; in Figure 2 on page 671, the dose for colchicine was incorrect. The correct dose is 0.5 mg to 1 mg p.o. b.i.d. The figure on the right shows the correct algorithm. We apologize for the error. ... »