In the Review entitled “Management of Graves Disease: A Review” published in the December 15, 2015, issue of JAMA,1 one of the complications associated with surgery for hyperthyroidism caused by Graves disease was misstated. A sentence in the section Surgery for Hyperthyroidism Caused by Graves Disease should read, “Complications of surgery include transient and permanent hypoparathyroidism….” This article was corrected online.
Misstated Terminology. JAMA. 2016;315(6):614. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.0020