In the article, “30-day Risk-Standarized Mortality and Readmission Rates After Ischemic Stroke in Critical Access Hospitals” by Lichtman, et al (Stroke. 2012;43:2741–2747.) a correction is needed.
In the Outcomes section on page 2742, the reference call-out should be 13, directing readers to this entry on the reference list:
Schisterman EF, Whitcomb BW. Use of the Social Security Administration Death Master File for ascertainment of mortality status. Popul Health Metr. 2004;2:2.
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