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Dtsch Arztebl Int 2015; 112(18)

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The Treatment of Simple Elbow Dislocation in Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Hackl, M; Beyer, F; Wegmann, K; Leschinger, T; Burkhart, K J; Müller, L P


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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. ... »