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Retraction Note: Evaluation of low-cost custom made VAC therapy compared with conventional wound dressings in the treatment of non-healing lower limb ulcers in lower socio-economic group patients of Kashmir valley

  • Zameer Ali1Email author,
  • Afshan Anjum1,
  • Lubna Khurshid1,
  • Hamayun Ahad1,
  • Saheel Maajid1 and
  • Shabir Ahmad Dhar1
Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research201712:62

DOI: 10.1186/s13018-017-0558-3

Received: 28 March 2017

Accepted: 28 March 2017

Published: 20 April 2017

The original article was published in Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2015 10:183

Retraction

This article [1] has been retracted by the editor because contrary to the statement in the manuscript, the ethics committee of SKIMS Medical College have indicated that no proposal for this study was submitted to them for approval. The authors have been unable to provide documents confirming that ethics approval was obtained for the study.

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Orthopaedics SKIMS Medical College

Reference

  1. Ali Z, Anjum A, Khurshid L, Ahad H, Maajid S, Dhar SA. Evaluation of low-cost custom made VAC therapy compared with conventional wound dressings in the treatment of non-healing lower limb ulcers in lower socio-economic group patients of Kashmir valley. J Orthop Surg Res. 2015;10:183. doi:10.1186/s13018-015-0314-5.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

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