Incorrect Data: In the Editorial entitled "Suicide
Risk and Treatments for Patients With Bipolar Disorder" published in the September
17, 2003, issue of THE JOURNAL (2003;290:1517-1519), incorrect data were reported.
On page 1518, the second full sentence in the second column should have read,
"The difference in risk without vs with lithium treatment was 1.8-fold (0.116/0.066),
positive but lower than in previous experience (nearly 9-fold).26"
Suicide Risk and Treatments for Patients With Bipolar Disorder—Correction. JAMA. 2004;291(2):186. doi:10.1001/jama.291.2.186