'The bureaucracy, red tape and over-administration is just mind boggling'
David Hunter is Florance and Cope Chair and Professor of Rheumatology at the University of Sydney.
What health care reform would you most like to see?
For both osteoarthritis and the Australian health care system as a whole, I think the big thing we need to get onto is prevention.
Fifty percent of the reason why a person develops knee OA is related to overweight and obesity and about 20% is related to joint injury. Both of those are eminently preventable. We know they can be changed in the community