Erratum: Statin use and self-reported hindering muscle complaints in older persons: A population based study (PLoS ONE (2016) 11:12 (e0166857) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0166857)

Milly A. van der Ploeg, Rosalinde K. E. Poortvliet, Sophie C. E. van Blijswijk, Wendy P. J. den Elzen, Petra G. van Peet, Wouter de Ruijter, Jeanet W. Blom, Jacobijn Gussekloo

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In the Results subsection of the Abstract, there is an error in the P-value in the second sentence. The correct sentence is: At follow-up, no difference was found in the prevalence of selfreported hindering muscle complaints in statin users compared to non-statin users (3.3% vs. 2.5%, OR 1.39, 95% CI 0.94-2.05; P = 0.10). In the Hindering muscle complaints subsection of the Results, there is an error in the Pvalue in the third sentence. The correct sentence is: After adjustment for age and sex there was no difference in the prevalence of muscle complaints between the two groups (ORstatin use = 1.39, 95% CI 0.94-2.05; P = 0.10).
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere0245997
JournalPLoS ONE
Issue number1 January
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2021
Externally publishedYes

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