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An incorrect number appeared in and acknowledgment of permission to reproduce previously published illustrations was omitted from the CONCEPTS IN EMERGENCY AND CRITICAL CARE entitled "Wound Ballistics: A Review of Common Misconceptions," published in the May 13 issue of THE JOURNAL (1988;259:2730-2736). On page 2735, the second sentence in the legend to Fig 7 should have read as follows: "Large sphere penetrates 30 cm deeper and produces permanent cavity about 15 [not 'over 50'] times volume of that produced by smaller sphere." The following sentence was omitted from the acknowledgment: "Figure 1 is reproduced with permission from Military Medicine (1987; 152:532); Figs 2 through 8 are reproduced with permission from the Journal of Trauma (1988;28[suppl]:S21-S29)."
Incorrect Number/Permissions Omitted. JAMA. 1988;260(22):3279. doi:10.1001/jama.1988.03410220063028