Responses

Download PDFPDF

Access to weight reduction interventions for overweight and obese patients in UK primary care: population-based cohort study
Compose Response

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Author Information
First or given name, e.g. 'Peter'.
Your last, or family, name, e.g. 'MacMoody'.
Your email address, e.g. higgs-boson@gmail.com
Your role and/or occupation, e.g. 'Orthopedic Surgeon'.
Your organization or institution (if applicable), e.g. 'Royal Free Hospital'.
Statement of Competing Interests

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Responses are moderated before posting and publication is at the absolute discretion of BMJ, however they are not peer-reviewed
  • Once published, you will not have the right to remove or edit your response. Removal or editing of responses is at BMJ's absolute discretion
  • If patients could recognise themselves, or anyone else could recognise a patient from your description, please obtain the patient's written consent to publication and send them to the editorial office before submitting your response [Patient consent forms]
  • By submitting this response you are agreeing to our full [Response terms and requirements]

Vertical Tabs

Other responses

Jump to comment:

  • Published on:
    Obesity Interventions offered in Primary Care

    This article particularly caught our attention because as Psychiatrists we routinely prescribe psychotropic medications with unwanted side effect in the form of weight gain. Under the Shared Care Protocol (with General Practitioners) we often refer our patients to GPs for weight management interventions.

    Globally, there are more than 1 billion overweight adults, at least 300 million of them clinically obese. T...

    Show More
    Conflict of Interest:
    None declared.