Homocystinuria : Early diagnosis and intervention reduces risk of visual impairment and thromboembolism
Primary care : choice and opportunity
Surgical treatment for trigeminal neuralgia : We must have a direct, randomised comparison between decompression and thermocoagulation
Welfare reform in the United States : Will have important impacts on the nation's health
The Babinski sign : 100 years on
Getting guns out of homes : Britain's stance sets a new reference point for other countries' efforts at reform
Doctors may have say on gun licences
Emergency only NHS predicted
In Brief
The core work of a GP is defined
The Taliban are affecting Afghans' health
France concerned about Internet drug sales
Canadian doctors challenge nurses' expanded role
Indian epidemic signals worsening viral disease patterns
South Africa plans to liberalise abortion law
WMA will embrace modern technology
British widow fights to have her dead husband's baby
European campaign backs complementary medicine
Combined therapy improves outcome in anal cancer
New group will look at confidentiality of medical records
Focus : Washington
Delay in diagnosis of homocystinuria : retrospective study of consecutive patients
Insulin sensitivity and regular alcohol consumption : large, prospective, cross sectional population study (Bruneck study)
Fall in total cholesterol concentration over five years in association with changes in fatty acid composition of cooking oil in Mauritius : cross sectional survey
Magnetic fields of high voltage power lines and risk of cancer in Finnish adults : nationwide cohort study
Increasing number and incidence of osteoporotic fractures of the proximal humerus in elderly people
Survey of paramedic skills in the United Kingdom and Channel Islands
Visual acuity testing in schools : what needs to be done
Determining the size of a total purchasing site to manage the financial risks of rare costly referrals : computer simulation model
Commentary : Models can be powerful tools for making decisions about effective and efficient health care
Randomised controlled trial of effect of intervention by psychogeriatric team on depression in frail elderly people at home
Any Questions
What clinical information do doctors need?
Netlines
Inquiry into homicides by psychiatric patients : systematic audit should replace mandatory inquiries
Lesson of the Week : Katayama fever
Patients Who Changed My Practice : The Chance Encounter
ABC of Work Related Disorders : Women at Work
Alex : a tribute
Jack Pepys
Michael Charles Bray
Peter Ewart Burden
Alexander David Christian Stewart Cameron ("Sandy")
Francis John Darby
Hugh John Preece Davies
Storage of sperm and embryos : Cryopreservation of sperm should be offered to men with testicular cancer
Storage of sperm and embryos : Storage facility exists for sperm from patients positive for antibody to hepatitis C virus
Storage of sperm and embryos : Couples having IVF should be asked their wishes about spare embryos before egg retrieval
Storage of sperm and embryos : Counseling will be needed when embryos are donated as well as when they are stored
Postmenopausal cystitis : Bladder cancer may be a cause, but interstitial cystitis is an unusual differential diagnosis
Postmenopausal cystitis : Should be managed in urological units
Sensitivity testing for Helicobacter pylori should be more widely available
Complementary medicine : Most private medical insures will pay for certain forms of complementary medicine
Complementary medicine : Norwegian ministry of health is discussing whether to authorise various treatments
Single dose of oral dexamethasone for outpatient croup : Failure to follow up all patients is a concern
Single dose of oral dexamethasone for outpatient croup : Authors should have stated how drug was given
Authors' reply : Single dose of oral dexamethasone for outpatient croup
QTc dispersion and risk of cardiac death in peripheral vascular disease : Dispersion of 60 ms sup 1/2 is insufficient to change clinical management
QTc dispersion and risk of cardiac death in peripheral vascular disease : Three facets of the study need attention
QTc dispersion and risk of cardiac death in peripheral vascular disease : QTc dispersion and vulnerability to ventricular fibrillation
QTc dispersion and risk of cardiac death in peripheral vascular disease : QTc dispersion also occurs in diabetes
Authors' reply : QTc dispersion and risk of cardiac death in peripheral vascular disease
Introduction of the computer assisted prescribing scheme Prodigy was premature
Shortage of psychiatric beds exists in Staffordshire too
Early diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis : High index of suspicion is needed
Early diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis : Failing regimens should be modified with multiple drugs instituted simultaneously
Authors' reply : Early diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis
Ethnic differences in aortic aneurysm and peripheral vascular disease : Authors' data are inadequate
Authors' reply : Ethnic differences in aortic aneurysm and peripheral vascular disease
Home visiting by general practitioners in England and Wales : Home visits are a feature of primary care in many western European countries
Home visiting by general practitioners in England and Wales : Phenomena that underpin frequent attendance need clarification
Colleges should have a special membership for doctors practising in another specialty
WHO's decision not to recommend use of artemether in Africa is unethical
Memo from a marketing consultant
Too many notes
Doctor in trouble--a service committee hearing
Philosopher assisted suicide and euthanasia
Transatlantic storm in a teacup
The Psychology of Preventive Health
Toward a Science of Consciousness : Journey to the Centers of the Mind
The Really Useful Handbook for the Practice Receptionist
Selection