Advising women on which pill to take : The informed user should be the chooser
Third generation oral contraceptive pills : Is the scare over the increased risk of thrombosis justified?
Endarterectomy for asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis : Reasonable doubt justifies randomisation
Hunger strikes : Can the Dutch teach us anything?
Management of blood loss in Jehovah's Witnesses : Recombinant human erythropoietin helps but is expensive
Controversy rages over new contraceptive data
Headlines
Men can have free prescriptions at 60
US proposes radical reform of Medicare
UK government will fund research into health variations
South African placentas sold to French drug firm
Russia tries to reduce irradiation deaths
Effect of air pollution on asthma is "small"
Multiple sclerosis drug prompts rationing fears
Community care for severely disabled people on low incomes
Increased risk of non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus at low plasma vitamin E concentrations : a four year follow up study in men
A randomised trial of three methods of giving information about prenatal testing
Sensitivity and specificity of photography and direct ophthalmoscopy in screening for sight threatening eye disease : the Liverpool diabetic eye study
Prison rites : starting to inject inside
MYTHOLOGY AND MEDICINE : The elderly and quality of life
Patient's views of priority setting in health care : an interview survey in one practice
Body fat distribution before pregnancy and gestational diabetes : findings from coronary artery risk development in young adults (CARDIA) study
Guidance on publishing in the BMJ
Fortnightly Review : Management of acoustic neuroma
Estimating sample sizes for binary, ordered categorical, and continuous outcomes in two group comparisons
ABC of Medical Computing : ADAPTIVE COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY
Counting the costs of children's smoking
WAYS WITH WORDS : Abbreviations
Consulting the public about health service priorities
E W Booth
J S McKenzie-Pollock
F J Covill
Duncan Fletcher
I W Glick
Norman Campbell Hughes
Aubrey R Kagan
Norman Mackenzie
W Tomaszewski
Calum S Muir
Wilfred Hope ("Bill") Chase
Andrew Naismith Fergus
John Hanna
Michael Houlton
David Bingham Olney
John Horsman Rack
John Blair Logan Taylor
Roy Walker Wallis
Tony Win
Lt Colonel Richard Birdwood
El Nur Abdel Magid
John Robertson Styles
Data from transnational study of oral contraceptives have been misused
Medical aspects of fitness to drive : Unfit patients are a common and difficult problem
Medical aspects of fitness to drive : Enabling patients to drive is also important
Medical aspects of fitness to drive : Assessments should be independent
Medical aspects of fitness to drive : Rigid rules for hypomanic patients are unfair
Medical aspects of fitness to drive : DVLA senior medical adviser's reply
Sexual behaviour of men : Review mis-stated prevalence of anal intercourse
Sexual behaviour of men : Survey shows unprotected sex is a common behaviour in bisexual men
Protecting children in cars from tobacco smoke
Obtaining insurance should not depend on mechanism of diagnosis tests
Effects of helicopter service on survival after trauma : Service is part of a continuum of care
Effects of helicopter service on survival after trauma : Design of study predisposed to type II error
Effects of helicopter service on survival after trauma : Helicopters do not care for patients
Effects of helicopter service on survival after trauma : Miscalculation exaggerated benefits
Effects of helicopter service on survival after trauma : Dramatic management of trauma may be counter productive
Authors' reply : Effects of helicopter service on survival after trauma
Mortality associated with wines, beers, and spirits : Australian data suggest that choice of beverage relates to lifestyle and personality
Mortality associated with wines, beers, and spirits : Inappropriate groups were used to calculate relative risk
Mortality associated with wines, beers, and spirits : Binge drinkers should have been identified separately
Mortality associated with wines, beers, and spirits : Risk function had peculiar properties
Mortality associated with wines, beers, and spirits : Study confounded by lack of correction for social class
Authors' reply : Mortality associated with wines, beers, and spirits
Performance indicators for general practice : Emphasis is changing from quality assurance to continuous quality improvement
Performance indicators for general practice : Inadequate smears are not always due to poor technique
Factors influencing participation in audit
Authors' reply : Factors influencing participation in audit
Health authorities use panels to gather public opinion
Analgesic effects of sucrose were known to the prophet
BMJ should review its policy on reprints
BMJ should review its policy on reprints
Concern about "lookback" exercise for hepatitis C
Audit my shorts
Doctors, one to nine
True lies
Clots of trouble
Heads they win, tails we lose
Healing Words : The Power of Prayer and the Practice of Medicine
Interprofessional Issues in Community and Primary Health Care
Development after Physical Abuse in Early Childhood
Selection