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Erratum to: Fertility rates among very young adolescent women: temporal and spatial trends in Brazil

  • Ana Luiza Vilela Borges1Email author,
  • Christiane Borges do Nascimento Chofakian1,
  • Ana Paula Sayuri Sato2,
  • Elizabeth Fujimori1,
  • Luciane Simões Duarte1 and
  • Murilo Novaes Gomes3
BMC Pregnancy and ChildbirthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:204

Received: 18 July 2016

Accepted: 18 July 2016

Published: 3 August 2016

The original article was published in BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2016 16:57


After publication of the original article [1], it came to the authors’ attention that a source of funding for the study was inadvertently omitted from the Acknowledgements section. The authors would like to add the following statement in the Acknowledgements section:

Publication of this article was funded by the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) (process 2016/03933-6).



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Authors’ Affiliations

School of Nursing, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Department of Epidemiology, Faculty of Public Health, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
CDA-Agricultural Defense Coordination, São Paulo, Brazil


  1. Borges ALV, Chofakian CBN, Sayuri Sato AP, Fujimori E, Duarte LS, Gomes MN. Fertility rates among very young adolescent women: temporal and spatial trends in Brazil. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2016;16:57.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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