Because of a printer's error, the word weight appeared instead of the word height in an article in the December supplement on obesity (1). The definition for body mass index should have read, "weight in kilograms divided by height in meters squared."
Correction: Health Implications of Obesity. Ann Intern Med. ;104:450. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-104-3-450_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1986;104(3):450.
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