Skip to main content

Correction: The prevalence and incidence of pharmacologically treated diabetes among older people receiving home care services in Norway 2009–2014: a nationwide longitudinal study

The Original Article was published on 14 June 2022

Correction: BMC Endocr Disord 22, 159 (2022)

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12902-022-01068-6

After publication of this article [1], it was brought to our attention that the Fig. 1 is incorrect, the correct Fig. 1 is shown below:

Fig. 1
figure 1

Study population recruited from IPLOSa and linked to data from NorPDe, showing data from 2009. a IPLOS = the Norwegian Information System for the Nursing and Care Sector, b HCS = Home care service, c DM = Diabetes mellitus, pharmacologically treated, d GLD = Glucose lowering drugs, e NorPD = Norwegian Prescription Database. Prescriptions with ATC code A10A (insulins and analogues) is defined as insulin, prescriptions with ATC code A10B (blood glucose lowering drugs, exclusive insulins) is defined as non-insulin glucose lowering drugs (non-insulin GLD) and prescriptions with either ATC code A10A or A10B is defined as glucose lowering drugs (GLD)

The original publication has been corrected.

Reference

  1. Teigland T, et al. The prevalence and incidence of pharmacologically treated diabetes among older people receiving home care services in Norway 2009–2014: a nationwide longitudinal study. BMC Endocr Disord. 2022;22:159. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12902-022-01068-6.

Download references

Author information

Authors and Affiliations

Authors

Corresponding authors

Correspondence to Tonje Teigland or Marjolein M. Iversen.

Rights and permissions

Open Access This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, which permits use, sharing, adaptation, distribution and reproduction in any medium or format, as long as you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons licence, and indicate if changes were made. The images or other third party material in this article are included in the article's Creative Commons licence, unless indicated otherwise in a credit line to the material. If material is not included in the article's Creative Commons licence and your intended use is not permitted by statutory regulation or exceeds the permitted use, you will need to obtain permission directly from the copyright holder. To view a copy of this licence, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/) applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated in a credit line to the data.

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Teigland, T., Igland, J., Tell, G.S. et al. Correction: The prevalence and incidence of pharmacologically treated diabetes among older people receiving home care services in Norway 2009–2014: a nationwide longitudinal study. BMC Endocr Disord 22, 176 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12902-022-01091-7

Download citation

  • Published:

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12902-022-01091-7