Supportive Care in Cancer

, Volume 18, Issue 3, pp 393–393 | Cite as

Aqua lymphatic therapy in women who suffer from breast cancer treatment-related lymphedema: a randomized controlled study

  • Dorit Tidhar
  • Michal Katz-LeurerEmail author

Erratum to: Support Care Cancer

DOI 10.1007/s00520-009-0669-4

Page 5 second paragraph:

“Quality of life was assessed by a questionnaire that was developed by Mayrovitz et al.

On page 5 paragraph 3:

“The questionnaire was found to be reliable and valid for breast cancer lymphedema patients. Mayrovitz et al

On page 8 at the end of paragraph 2:

“and moderate according to Mayrovitz et al. [27].”

All three references should be replaced by: Launois et al.

An incorrect version of Table 3 was published. The correct table is given here.

Table 3

Baseline and final volume of the lymphedema arm in the first and last ALT sessions in the study group


Volume (ml)

p valuea



First session

2,513.5 (695.7)

2,459.2 (693.1)


Last session

2,613.9 (846.70)

2,515.2 (865.8)


Data are reported as mean (SD)

aAs determined by pair t test

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Physical Therapy“Maccabi Healthcare Services”NetivotIsrael
  2. 2.Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Professions, Sackler Faculty of MedicineTel-Aviv UniversityTel-AvivIsrael

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