In the Editorial entitled “Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Therapy in Severe Systemic Sclerosis: Ready for Clinical Practice?” published in the June 25, 2014, issue of JAMA (2014;311:2485-2487. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.6369), there were 2 errors. On p 2486, the definition of pulmonary hypertension in the study by van Laar et al was incorrect. The definition has been removed and the sentence corrected to read: “In addition, overall mortality was higher in patients with pulmonary hypertension, irrespective of treatment allocation.” In addition, on p 2485, the European League Against Rheumatism should have been mentioned in addition to the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation: “In this issue of JAMA, the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation and the European League Against Rheumatism presents results …” This article was corrected online.
Incorrect Definition and Incomplete Study Group Name. JAMA. 2014;312(17):1805. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.12562