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Correction to: Time to positivity of blood culture is a risk factor for clinical outcomes in Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia children: a retrospective study

The original article was published in BMC Infectious Diseases 2019 19:437

Correction to: BMC Infectious Diseases (2019) 19:437.

Following publication of the original article [1], the author reported two errors in Fig. 1 and Fig. 2.

Fig. 1

Flow diagram of the population. As shown, a total of 84 cases were enrolled according to the inclusion and exclusion criteria, and then divided into early detection group (TTP ≤ 17 h) and late detection group (TTP > 17 h). The clinical characteristics of each group were then determined

Fig. 2

Bar chart of TTP in Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia children. Out of a total of 84 SAB children, the number of children in each TTP period was plotted against the corresponding TTP, as shown. Details of the quantification have been described in Methods

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The corrections have been implemented in the original article as well.

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Correspondence to Zhengxiu Luo.

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