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Erratum to: The burden of smoking in Israel–attributable mortality and costs (2014)

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The original article was published in Israel Journal of Health Policy Research 2014 3:28

After publication of this study [1], the authors noticed an error in the Conclusions. It should be 3600 million NIS instead of 3.6 million NIS. Please see the correct Conclusions below:


Smoking causes a considerable burden in Israel, both in terms of the expected 7847 lives lost and the financial costs of around 3600 million NIS ($1030 million or 0.42 % of GNP).


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    Ginsberg GM, Geva H. The burden of smoking in Israel–attributable mortality and costs (2014). Isr J Health Policy Res. 2014;3:28.

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Correspondence to Gary M. Ginsberg.

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The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/2045-4015-3-28.

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