To the Editor We appreciate the work presented by Klebanoff et al1 in their cost-effectiveness analysis of bariatric surgery in adolescents. In an era of increasing financial strain, demonstration of cost-effectiveness is an integral part of evidence-based medicine. However, we find it important to draw attention to the main limitations observed within this study.
Erridge S, Chidambaram S, Goh EL. Acceptance of Surgical Treatment for Adolescent Obesity: A UK Perspective. JAMA Surg. 2017;152(8):801–802. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2017.0477
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