Incomplete Financial Disclosures: In the Original Contribution entitled “Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding in Severely Obese Adolescents: A Randomized Trial,” published in the February 10, 2010, issue of JAMA (2010;303:519-526), the financial disclosures were incomplete. In addition to what was published, the following should also have appeared: “Dr O’Brien reported receiving compensation as the national medical director for the American Institute of Gastric Banding since 2007, and receiving compensation as author of the book The Lap-Band Solution: A Partnership for Weight Loss.” A letter of apology accompanies this correction.
Incomplete Financial Disclosures in: Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding in Severely Obese Adolescents: A Randomized Trial. JAMA. 2010;303(23):2357. doi:10.1001/jama.2010.694