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Eurosurveillance, Volume 16, Issue 33, 18 August 2011
Authors’ correction for Euro Surveill. 2011;16(32)

Citation style for this article: Authors’ correction for Euro Surveill. 2011;16(32). Euro Surveill. 2011;16(33):pii=19945. Available online:

In the article 'Unlinked anonymous testing to estimate HIV prevalence among pregnant women in Catalonia, Spain, 1994 to 2009' published on 11 August 2011, the following changes were made on 18 August 2011 at the request of the authors:

  • The sentence that read 'In Italy rates did not change significantly as well as in Scotland [14], in Germany (Berlin) and the UK (London inner city), there was an increasing trend from 0.4 to 0.7 and 1.8 to 2.2, respectively [14].' was replaced by the following: 'In Italy [14,15] rates did not change significantly as well as in Scotland [15] and Germany [15].'
  • Numbers and sources in the table were corrected.
  • References were corrected and renumbered in the text and reference list.


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