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Erratum to: Education in wound care: Curricula for doctors and nurses, and experiences from the German wound healing society ICW

Military Medical Research20174:4

DOI: 10.1186/s40779-016-0111-4

Received: 13 December 2016

Accepted: 15 December 2016

Published: 3 February 2017

The original article was published in Military Medical Research 2016 3:29

Erratum

Following publication of this article [1], it has come to our attention that the incorrect version of the manuscript was published. In this incorrect version, the title of the article has been updated to “Education in wound care: Curricula for doctors and nurses, and experiences from the German wound healing society ICW”. The author affiliations in the Frontmatter were also captured incorrectly as “1Gemeinschaftspraxis Bramfeld, Bramfelder Chaussee 200, Hamburg 22177, Germany. 2Akademische Lehr—und Forschungspraxis, der Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany” however, instead should only be “1Gemeinschaftspraxis Bramfeld, Bramfelder Chaussee 200, Hamburg 22177, Germany”. Furthermore, the abbreviations and author’s information was captured incorrectly, and references section was missed in the article, which should have included the following:

Abbreviations

DFS, Diabetic foot syndrome; ICW, Initiative Chronische Wunden; TÜV, Technischer Überwachungsverein

Competing interests

The author declares that he has no competing interests

Author’s information

Karl-Christian Münter, MD, Phlebologist, Board member ICW (Initiative Chronische Wunden), Council member EWMA (European Wound Management Association), Academic Practice Affiliated to University of Hamburg, Germany.

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Gemeinschaftspraxis Bramfeld

Reference

  1. Münter KC. Education in wound care: Curricula for doctors and nurses, and experiences from the German wound healing society ICW . Mil Med Res. 2016;3:29. doi:10.1186/s40779-016-0094-1.

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