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Journal of Translational Medicine201715:136

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The original article was published in Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:118

Erratum to: J Transl Med (2017) 15:118 DOI 10.1186/s12967-017-1216-6

In the original version of this article [1], published on 30 May 2017, we noticed an error in Table 2. The lean mass (kg) and fat mass (%) corrected table is included in this erratum.
Table 2

Lean mass (kg) and fat mass (%)



From baseline to 12-week, mean (95% CI)

MCT effect

p value (ES)

HIT effect

p value (ES)

Time × group

p value



Whiting-group changed

Between-group difference in change

MCT (n = 9)

HIT (n = 11)

MCT (n = 9)

HIT (n = 11)

MCT (n = 9)

HIT (n = 11)

Lean mass (kg)

49.7 (9.3)

44.9 (5.8)

49.4 (8.3)

45.9 (5.9)

−0.3 (1.2)

1.1 (1.2)

−1.4 (−2.5 to −0.2)

0.237 (0.01)

0.007 (0.10)


Body fat (%)

27.4 (7.3)

31.3 (12.2)

27.4 (6.6)

30.1 (11.5)

0.0 (0.9)

−1.2 (1.5)

1.2 (0.0 to 2.4)

0.500 (0.03)

0.014 (0.26)


These changes have no material impact on the conclusions of our paper. We apologize for any inconvenience caused to our readers.



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Authors’ Affiliations

Centro de Estudios para la Medición de la Actividad Física «CEMA», Escuela de Medicina y Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá D.C, Colombia
Grupo GICAEDS, Facultad de Cultura Física, Deporte y Recreación, Universidad Santo Tomás, Bogotá D.C, Colombia
Laboratorio de Ciencias de la Actividad Física, el Deporte y la Salud, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, USACH, Santiago, Chile
Departamento de Ciencias de la Actividad Física, Universidad de Los Lagos, Osorno, Chile
Núcleo de Investigación en Salud, Actividad Física y Deporte; Laboratorio de Medición y Evaluación Deportiva, Universidad de Los Lagos, Osorno, Chile
Unidad de Fisiología Integrativa, Laboratorio del Ciencias del Ejercicio, Clínica MEDS, Santiago, Chile
Department of Health Sciences, Public University of Navarre, CIBER de Fragilidad y Envejecimiento Saludable (CB16/10/00315), Pamplona, Navarre, Spain


  1. Ramírez-Vélez R, Tordecilla-Sanders A, Téllez-T LA, Camelo-Prieto D, Hernández-Quiñonez PA, Correa-Bautista JE, Garcia-Hermoso A, Ramirez-Campillo R, Izquierdo M. Similar cardiometabolic effects of high- and moderate-intensity training among apparently healthy inactive adults: a randomized clinical trial. J Transl Med. 2017;15(1):118. doi:10.1186/s12967-017-1216-6.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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