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May 9, 2019

Incorrectly Notated Currency and Incorrect 2017 Price

JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(7):856. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.1566

In the article titled, “Comparison of Ophthalmic Medication Prices Between the United States and Australia,”1 2 Australian currency values were incorrectly notated in the Abstract and the 2017 price for aflibercept was incorrect in the Results of the article body on initial publication. In the Abstract, the correct notation for Australian currrency was added so that the values read, “$2030 (A $1967)” and “$996 (A $1300),” and in the Results section of the article body, the 2017 price for aflibercept has been updated to “$996 (A $1300).” This article was corrected online.

Parikh  R, Feng  PW, Tainsh  L,  et al.  Comparison of ophthalmic medication prices between the United States and Australia.  JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(4):358-362. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.6395PubMedGoogle ScholarCrossref