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Erratum to: Development of lower limb range of motion from early childhood to adolescence in cerebral palsy: a population-based study

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BMC Medicine20108:49

https://doi.org/10.1186/1741-7015-8-49

  • Received: 22 July 2010
  • Accepted: 28 July 2010
  • Published:

The original article was published in BMC Medicine 2009 7:65

Correction

After the publication of this work [1], we became aware of the fact that the description of the knee position for one of the measurements (dorsiflexion of the foot) was not correctly described. It was described as dorsiflexion of the foot with extended knee. The correct description is dorsiflexion of the foot with knee flexion. The presented results, discussion and conclusion are based on the position used (knee in flexion).

In the method section, see following paragraph: "In the present study all assessments of hip abduction, hip external rotation, popliteal angle, knee extension and dorsiflexion of the foot with knee flexion from the start 1994 until 1 January 2007 were included (Table 2)."

In Table 2. Goniometer positioning and standardization procedure for all five joint angles, Extremity position Foot dorsiflexion. Supine. Knee in flexion.

Notes

Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Health Sciences, Division of Physiotherapy, Lund University, SE-221 00 Lund, Sweden
(2)
Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Lund University Hospital, SE-221 85 Lund, Sweden
(3)
Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, SE-221 85 Lund, Sweden
(4)
National Competence Centre for Musculoskeletal Disorders, Lund University Hospital, SE-221 85 Lund, Sweden
(5)
Department of Clinical Sciences, Division of Paediatrics, Lund University, Lund, Sweden

References

  1. Nordmark E, Hagglund G, Lauge-Pedersen H, Wagner P, Westbom L: Development of lower limb range of motion from early childhood to adolescence in cerebral palsy: a population-based study. BMC Medicine. 2009, 7: 65-10.1186/1741-7015-7-65.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar
  2. Pre-publication history

    1. The pre-publication history for this paper can be accessed here:http://www.biomedcentral.com/1741-7015/8/49/prepub

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This article is published under license to BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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