In the correspondence entitled ‘Resection of the thoracic vertebral bodies to relieve the pressure on the major airways’ published in the August 2001 issue of the journal (M. Arab, G. R. Farzanegan, M. Keshoofy, A. Abbasiciezfouli, M. B. Shadmehr, T. Parsa. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2001; 5(8): 785–786), Melirdad Arab should have read Mehrdad Arab. The name of the institute was also omitted. It should have read NRITLD (the National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases).
Document Type: Erratum
Publication date: November 1, 2001
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