There is an error in Table 1 of an article in the supplement to the June issue (1). Patient 9 was not using a tampon. Because this patient had fatal toxic shock syndrome and did not use a tampon, the table presents a significant misstatement.
Correction: Tampon Use and Toxic Shock Symdrome. Ann Intern Med. ;97:790. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-97-5-790_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1982;97(5):790.
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