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Erratum to: Channel-assisted minimally invasive repair of acute Achilles tendon rupture

Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research201611:15

https://doi.org/10.1186/s13018-016-0347-4

Published: 20 January 2016

The original article was published in Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2015 10:167

Unfortunately, the original version of this article [1] contained errors. Firstly, in Table 2, the scar length for the CAMIR group is 2.0(0.5) cm and for open group 10.0(2.5) cm. Secondly, Fig. 1 is cited from a Chinese article [2] with the permission to re-publish in Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research. There is an overlap between the two articles. The 30 patients treated by CAMIR in the Chen et al [2], are included in the 41 patients treated by CAMIR in Chen et al [1]. The article [2] is a case report and the data is a retrospective analysis. However, this study [1] is a comparative design, between CAMIR and open repair.

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The General Hospital of People’s Liberation Army (301 Hospital)

References

  1. Chen H, Ji X, Zhang Q, Liang X, Tang P. Channel-assisted minimally invasive repair of acute Achilles tendon rupture. J Orthop Surg Res. 2015;10:167.PubMed CentralView ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. Chen H, Hao M, Zhang W, Gao Y, Liang X, Zhang Q, et al. [Repair of acute closed achilles tendon ruptures by channel-assisted minimally invasive repair system]. Zhongguo Xiu Fu Chong Jian Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2015;29:1.Google Scholar

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