Original article

The Prevalence of Amblyopia in Germany

Amblyopia is a condition in which reduced visual acuity is not directly caused ... »

Review article

Hoarseness—Causes and Treatments

Dysphonia, with the cardinal symptom of hoarseness, has a prevalence of around ... »

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Dtsch Arztebl Int 2015; 112(24)

Original article

Whole-Body Plethysmography in Suspected Asthma: A Prospective Study of Its Added Diagnostic Value in 302 Patients

Schneider, A; Schwarzbach, J; Faderl, B; Hautmann, H; Jörres, R A


Two Additional Aspects

Zilles, D


Bio-psycho-social Aspects of an Overall Treatment Plan

Grözinger, M; Conca, A


List of Drugs That Can Cause Depression

Kinze, S


Not Transferable to Outpatient Care

Sansoni, M


Hormone Replacement in Patients With Depression

Wenderlein, J M


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Bschor, T; Bauer, M; Adli, M

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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. ... »