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How Evidence Based Is the Positioning of Patients With Neurological Illness?

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Dtsch Arztebl Int 2015; 112(11)

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Total Ankle Replacement: Indications, Implant Designs, and Results

Barg, A; Wimmer, M D; Wiewiorski, M; Wirtz, D C; Pagenstert, G I; Valderrabano, V

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Prevalence Trends in Lifestyle-Related Risk Factors: Two Cross-Sectional Analyses With a Total of 8728 Participants From the Study of Health in Pomerania From 1997 to 2001 and 2008 to 2012

Völzke, H; Ittermann, T; Schmidt, C O; Baumeister, S E; Schipf, S; Alte, D; Biffar, R; John, U; Hoffmann, W


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Klose, G; Laufs, U; März, W; Windler, E


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Hammes, H


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Mackensen, F; Ness, T

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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. ... »