[Skip to Content]
[Skip to Content Landing]
Citations 0
Other Articles
September 8, 2008

Error in Tables in: A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial of High-Dose Supplementation With Vitamins C and E, Beta Carotene, and Zinc for Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Vision Loss: AREDS Report No. 8 and A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial of High-Dose Supplementation With Vitamins C and E and Beta Carotene for Age-Related Cataract and Vision Loss

Arch Ophthalmol. 2008;126(9):1251. doi:10.1001/archopht.126.9.1251

Error in Tables. In the Clinical Sciences article titled “A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial of High-Dose Supplementation With Vitamins C and E, Beta Carotene, and Zinc for Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Vision Loss: AREDS Report No. 8” by the Age-Related Eye Disease Study Research Group, published in the October 2001 issue of the Archives (2001;119[10]:1417-1436), an error occurred in Table 9 on page 1430. Also, in the Clinical Sciences article titled “A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial of High-Dose Supplementation With Vitamins C and E and Beta Carotene for Age-Related Cataract and Vision Loss” by the Age-Related Eye Disease Study Research Group, published in the October 2001 issue of the Archives (2001;119[10]:1439-1452), an error occurred in Table 7 on page 1449. In both, the third footnote should have read as follows: “‡Value is the ratio of vitamin E (in micrograms per deciliter) and total cholesterol levels (in milligrams per deciliter), which adjusts for potential differences in vitamin E.”

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×