In the Original Contribution entitled "Self-reported Breast Implants
and Connective-Tissue Disease in Female Health Professionals: A Retrospective
Cohort Study," published in the February 28, 1996, issue of THE JOURNAL (1996;275:616-621),
an error occurred in the first sentence of the acknowledgment regarding grant
support on page 621. The sentence should have read as follows: "This study
was supported by investigator-initiated research grants CA47988 and HL43851
from the National Institutes of Health and Dow Corning."
Incorrect Statement. JAMA. 1998;279(3):198. doi:10.1001/jama.279.3.198