Inequalities in bariatric surgery in Australia: findings from 49 364 obese participants in a prospective cohort study

Alessandra Doolan and Anne Trimmer
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (4): . || doi: 10.5694/mja13.10462
Published online: 2 September 2013

To the Editor: On behalf of the Medical Technology Association of Australia, we would like to commend the findings of Korda and colleagues on the inequalities in patient access to bariatric surgery in Australia.1

  • Alessandra Doolan
  • Anne Trimmer

  • Medical Technology Association of Australia, Sydney, NSW.


Competing interests:

The Medical Technology Association of Australia represents the manufacturers, exporters and suppliers of medical technology products in Australia. The range of devices includes those that can be used for bariatric surgery.


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