Error in Author Contributions Paragraph: In the Research Letter titled “Patient Preference in the Decision to Place Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators” by Caverly et al, published in the July 23, 2012, issue of the Archives (2012;172:1104-1105), the author contributions paragraph was missing and should have read:
Author Contributions:Study concept and design: Al-Khatib, Kutner, Masoudi, and Matlock. Acquisition of data: Matlock. Analysis and interpretation of data: Caverly, Al-Khatib, Kutner, and Matlock. Drafting of the manuscript: Caverly and Matlock. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Caverly, Al-Khatib, Kutner, Masoudi, and Matlock. Statistical analysis: Caverly. Obtained funding: Matlock. Study supervision: Kutner. Electrophysiology expertise: Al-Khatib.
Error in Author Contributions Paragraph in: Patient Preference in the Decision to Place Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators. Arch Intern Med. 2012;172(18):1414. doi:10.1001/2013.jamainternmed.935