Are selective COX 2 inhibitors superior to traditional non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs?

BMJ 2002; 324 doi: (Published 29 June 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:1538

We regret that fig 2 in this editorial by Peter Jüni et al (1 June, pp 1287-8) had mislabelled axes. The vertical axis should have read “Cumulative percentage” and the horizontal axis should have had 0-12 months on it, as below.

Fig 2.
Fig 2.

Kaplan-Meier estimates for ulcer complications according to traditional definition. Results are truncated after 12 months, no ulcer complications occurred after this period. Adapted from Lu 2001.7


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