Obstetrics & Gynecology:
Rooney, Kristin E. MD; Cholhan, Hilary J. MD
An updated version of “Medical Liability: An Ongoing Nemesis” by J. Lumalcuri and R.W. Hale (Obstet Gynecol 2010;115:223–8) is available online at http://links.lww.com/AOG/A170.
In February 2010, our article (“Vesico-Uterine Fistula After Endometrial Ablation in a Woman With Prior Cesarean Deliveries”) was published in Obstetrics & Gynecology (Obstet Gynecol 2010;115:450–1). In our case report, we incorrectly attributed the vesico-uterine fistula to impedance-controlled endometrial ablation; specifically, the NovaSure (Hologic, Inc., Marlborough, MA) system. This was not the device used in this case. We sincerely regret this error.
Kristin E. Rooney, MD
Hilary J. Cholhan, MD
Editor's Note: A letter to the editor related to this correction can be found on page 869.