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Dtsch Arztebl Int 2015; 112(14)

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The Differential Diagnosis and Interdisciplinary Treatment of Anal Carcinoma

Raptis, D; Schneider, I; Matzel, K E; Ott, O; Fietkau, R; Hohenberger, W


Telemedicine-Based Treatment

Luley, C


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Wirth, A; Wabitsch, M; Hauner, H


An Alarming Development

Wolter, D K


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Häuser, W

Deutsches Ärzteblatt International—the German Medical Association’s official international bilingual science journal—is a weekly, peer-reviewed, open-access online journal of clinical medicine and public health.

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The current Impact Factor is 3.608 (JCR 2013).


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. ... »