Erratum to: The use of growth standards and corrective formulae to calculate the height loss caused by idiopathic scoliosis
© The Author(s). 2016
Received: 12 July 2016
Accepted: 12 July 2016
Published: 20 July 2016
The original article was published in Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2016 11:6
After publication of this article  the author brought to our attention that the formula of Stokes in Table 1 is incorrect. The correct formula is y = (1 + 0.066x + 0.0084x2)/10 where x represents the mean Cobb angle of the largest two curves in the scoliosis and y the height loss in centimetres.
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