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Erratum to: IROA: International Register of Open Abdomen, preliminary results

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The original article was published in World Journal of Emergency Surgery 2017 12:10


The original article [1] mistakenly incorporated a sentence within the Abstract that stated:

“Mean BMI: 36 +/- 5.6”

This statement was incorrect and has now been removed from the original article.


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    Coccolini F, et al. IROA: International Register of Open Abdomen, preliminary results. World J Emerg Surg. 2017;12:10.

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Correspondence to Federico Coccolini.

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The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s13017-017-0123-8.

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