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Dear Readers: Please note that in the Brief Report by Dr. Sandy S. Chang, et al. entitled, “Association Between Combined Interleukin-6 and C-Reactive Protein Levels and Pulmonary Function in Older Women: Results from the Women's Health and Aging Studies I and II”, published in the J Am Geriatr Soc 2011:59:113–119, the mean forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1) and forced vital capacity (FVC) values in milliliters (ml), as displayed in Figure 1 parts A-D (see below), should be tenfold greater than indicated. The decimal points were placed in error. For example, in part A, the mean FEV1 associated with the combined lowest interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein levels, should be 1,543 mL, instead of 154.3 mL. The numerical labels associated with the tick marks on the y-axis should also be multiplied by ten to reflect this correction. The same error was present in the corresponding Results section in both the abstract and text, but did not affect the conclusions of the study. All other reported results were accurate. The authors have verified these findings.

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