Erratum to risk factors and predictors associated with the severity of COVID-19 in China: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-regression
Erratum

Erratum to risk factors and predictors associated with the severity of COVID-19 in China: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-regression

Tao Zhang1,2, Wei-Sen Huang3, Weijie Guan1, Ziying Hong1, Jiabo Gao1, Guoying Gao1, Guofeng Wu4, Yin-Yin Qin1,5

1State Key Laboratory of Respiratory Disease, National Clinical Research Center for Respiratory Disease, Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Health, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China; 2Nanshan School, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China; 3School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China; 4Department of Medicine, Liwan Central Hospital of Guangzhou, Guangzhou, China; 5Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Shunde Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University (Lecong Hospital of Shunde District), Foshan, China

Correspondence to: Yin-Yin Qin, PhD. State Key Laboratory of Respiratory Disease, National Clinical Research Center for Respiratory Disease, Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Health, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou 510120, China; Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Shunde Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University (Lecong Hospital of Shunde District), Foshan, China. Email: 13610047638@163.com; Guofeng Wu. Department of Medicine, Liwan Central Hospital of Guangzhou, Guangzhou 510170, China. Email: wgf13650836993@163.com.

doi: 10.21037/jtd-2021-06


Erratum to: J Thorac Dis 2020;12:7429-41


Risk factors and predictors associated with the severity of COVID-19 in China: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-regression

In the article that appeared on Page 7429-7441, Vol 12, No 12 December 2020 of the Journal of Thoracic Disease (JTD) (1), there are some mistakes on the order of authors’ organization.

Tao Zhang1, Wei-Sen Huang2, Weijie Guan3, Ziying Hong3, Jiabo Gao3, Guoying Gao3, Guofeng Wu4, Yin-Yin Qin3,5

1Nanshan School, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China; 2School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China; 3State Key Laboratory of Respiratory Disease, National Clinical Research Center for Respiratory Disease, Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Health, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China; 4Department of Medicine, Liwan Central Hospital of Guangzhou, Guangzhou, China; 5Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Shunde Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University (Lecong Hospital of Shunde District), Foshan, China

Therefore, the correct order should have read as follows:

Tao Zhang1,2, Wei-Sen Huang3, Weijie Guan1, Ziying Hong1, Jiabo Gao1, Guoying Gao1, Guofeng Wu4, Yin-Yin Qin1,5

1State Key Laboratory of Respiratory Disease, National Clinical Research Center for Respiratory Disease, Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Health, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China; 2Nanshan School, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China; 3School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China; 4Department of Medicine, Liwan Central Hospital of Guangzhou, Guangzhou, China; 5Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Shunde Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University (Lecong Hospital of Shunde District), Foshan, China

The authors regret the error.


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References

  1. Zhang T, Huang WS, Guan W, et al. Risk factors and predictors associated with the severity of COVID-19 in China: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-regression. J Thorac Dis 2020;12:7429-41. [Crossref] [PubMed]
Cite this article as: Zhang T, Huang WS, Guan W, Hong Z, Gao J, Gao G, Wu G, Qin YY. Erratum to risk factors and predictors associated with the severity of COVID-19 in China: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-regression. J Thorac Dis 2021;13(1):503-504. doi: 10.21037/jtd-2021-06