Erratum to epidemiology, incidence and mortality of lung cancer and their relationship with the development index in the world
Erratum

Erratum to epidemiology, incidence and mortality of lung cancer and their relationship with the development index in the world

Hosein Rafiemanesh1, Mojtaba Mehtarpour2, Farah Khani3, Sayed Mohammadali Hesami4, Reza Shamlou3, Farhad Towhidi5, Hamid Salehiniya6,7, Behnam Reza Makhsosi5, Ali Moini8

1Department of Epidemiology, 2Department of Health Management and Economics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; 3Department of Elder Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; 4Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran; 5Imam Reza Hospital, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran; 6Zabol University of Medical Sciences, Zabol, Iran; 7Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; 8Department of internal medicine, Imam Reza Hospital, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran

Correspondence to: Hamid Salehiniya. Zabol University of Medical Sciences, Zabol, Iran; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Email: alesaleh70@yahoo.com.

doi: 10.21037/jtd.2019.01.61


Erratum to: J Thorac Dis 2016;8:1094-1102

Epidemiology, incidence and mortality of lung cancer and their relationship with the development index in the world

In the article that appeared on Page 1094-1102, Vol 8, No 6 (June 2016) Issue of the Journal of Thoracic Disease (JTD) (1), an incorrect institutional affiliation was given for Mojtaba Mehtarpour. The correct affiliation should be “Department of Health Management and Economics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran”.

The authors regret the error.


References

  1. Rafiemanesh H, Mehtarpour M, Khani F, et al. Epidemiology, incidence and mortality of lung cancer and their relationship with the development index in the world. J Thorac Dis 2016;8:1094-102. [Crossref] [PubMed]
Cite this article as: Rafiemanesh H, Mehtarpour M, Khani F, Hesami SM, Shamlou R, Towhidi F, Salehiniya H, Makhsosi BR, Moini A. Erratum to epidemiology, incidence and mortality of lung cancer and their relationship with the development index in the world. J Thorac Dis 2019;11(2):E24. doi: 10.21037/jtd.2019.01.61