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Correction to: Incidence of giant cell arteritis in Western Norway 1972-2012: a retrospective cohort study
Arthritis Research & Therapy volume 20, Article number: 271 (2018)
- The original article was published in Arthritis Research & Therapy 2017 19:278
Correction to: Arthritis Res Ther (2017) 19:278
Following publication of the original article , the authors reported an error. The incorrect sex-specific incidences of GCA were published. The correct mean annual cumulative incidence was 22.0 (95% CI 20.6–23.5) for women and 10.5 (95% CI 9.5–11.5) for men; p-value < 0.001 unaffected by the error. Revised versions of Fig. 2 and Table 2 are provided in this correction. Additionally, in the results section (page 4, first section) we report results of a sub-analysis of an extended cohort (n = 881). The correct annual cumulative incidence for women in this group was 24.1 and for men 11.6.
Brekke LK, et al. Incidence of giant cell arteritis in Western Norway 1972–2012: a retrospective cohort study. Arthritis Res Ther. 2017;19:278. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13075-017-1479-6.
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Brekke, L.K., Diamantopoulos, A.P., Fevang, B. et al. Correction to: Incidence of giant cell arteritis in Western Norway 1972-2012: a retrospective cohort study. Arthritis Res Ther 20, 271 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13075-018-1781-y