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Correction to: Risk factors of presenile nuclear cataract in health screening study

BMC Ophthalmology201818:308

  • Received: 14 November 2018
  • Accepted: 14 November 2018
  • Published:

The original article was published in BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:263


Following publication of the original article [1], the authors notified us of that due to miscommunication during proofing their given names were not presented in their full form, but only using the initials.

The original publication has been corrected. The initial and corrected names are presented below.
  • Author names as originally published:

SW Nam, DH Lim, KY Cho, HS Kim, K Kim and T-Y Chung
  • Author names corrected:

Seung Wan Nam, Dong Hui Lim, Kyu Yeon Cho, Hye Seung Kim, Kyunga Kim and Tae-Young Chung



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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Ophthalmology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, South Korea
Biostatistics and Clinical Epidemiology Center, Research Institute for Future Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea


  1. Nam SW, et al. Risk factors of presenile nuclear cataract in health screening study. BMC Ophthalmol. 2018;18:263. ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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