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Dtsch Arztebl Int 2015; 112(27-28)

Original article

Shift Work and Prostate Cancer Incidence in Industrial Workers: A Historical Cohort Study in a German Chemical Company

Hammer, G P; Emrich, K; Nasterlack, M; Blettner, M; Yong, M

Review article

Evaluating Guidelines: A Review of Key Quality Criteria

Semlitsch, T; Blank, W A; Kopp, I B; Siering, U; Siebenhofer, A

Review article

The Diagnosis and Treatment of Bronchopulmonary Carcinoid

Kaifi, J T; Kayser, G; Ruf, J; Passlick, B


Duration of Immobilization to Be Factored in

Klein, S; Geis, S; Dolderer, J


Age Should Be no Obstacle to Treatment

Maier, K


In Reply

Bartl, C; Stengel, D; Bruckner, T; Gebhard, F

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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. ... »