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Hiroshima survivors exposed to very low doses of A-bomb primary radiation showed a high risk for cancers
Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine volume 14, page209(2009)
- The original article was published in Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine 2008 13:39
Erratum to: Environ Health Prev Med (2008) 13:264–270 DOI 10.1007/s12199-008-0039-8
Our paper contained the following two errors. First, on pages 266 and 267, the phrase “person-years” should be “person” in the Table 1 and 2 footnotes “a Observed number of deaths (person-years)” and “b Expected number of deaths (person-years)”. Second, on page 267, the 95% confidential intervals (95% CI) for the SMR-O in the female very low dose category (<0.005 Sv) due to leukemia was “(0.469–1.945)” in the Table 2. However, we should have been listed as “(0.503–2.084)”. We regret any confusion these errors might have caused.
The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1007/s12199-008-0039-8.
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Miyao, M., Watanabe, T., Honda, R. et al. Hiroshima survivors exposed to very low doses of A-bomb primary radiation showed a high risk for cancers. Environ Health Prev Med 14, 209 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12199-009-0084-y