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In the editorial with this title in The Journal, January 17, page 230, in the thirteenth line, the number 500 is erroneous with respect to the roentgen dose and it should have been 50. The sentence should read "From 50 to 100 roentgens per field should be given two to three times daily for a period of three to five days."
Roentgen Therapy of Gas Bacillus Infection. JAMA. 1942;118(5):394. doi:10.1001/jama.1942.02830050056020