Contour control, survival, and quality of life: Ideal body weight is far lower than average
The future of Britain's high security hospitals: The culture and values won't change until the Prison Officers' Association is ousted
New challenge for palliative care: To share its special mission with a wider audience
Domestic violence and pregnancy: Risk is greatest after delivery
Patently confused: Inconsistent policies undermine Europe's health, wealth, and intellectual property
Cuban refugees injured themselves to get into the United States
In brief
Japan to allow organ transplants
Heart transplant pioneer cleared
Hay fever drug to become prescription only
US endorses testing for cystic fibrosis in pregnant women
Call for European cooperation in research
GP reveals patients' secrets in pub
HIV transmitted by bone graft
Understanding customers' needs is the key to improvement
Quality can be raised and costs reduced in hospital care
Leaders need to be able to manage change
Protest over sale of national mental hospital in the Philippines
Confusion over radiation risk from phone towers
Is hyperglycaemia an independent predictor of poor outcome after acute stroke? Results of a long term follow up study
Randomised comparison between adrenaline injection alone and adrenaline injection plus heat probe treatment for actively bleeding ulcers
Body weight: implications for the prevention of coronary heart disease, stroke, and diabetes mellitus in a cohort study of middle aged men
Prospective study of Helicobacter pylori seropositivity and cardiovascular diseases in a general elderly population
Helicobacter pylori infection and coagulation in healthy people
A memorable book: From magic to science
Comparison of physiotherapy, manipulation, and corticosteroid injection for treating shoulder complaints in general practice: randomised, single blind study
The social origins of infantile colic: questionnaire study covering 76 747 infants
Fortnightly review: Polymyalgia rheumatica and temporal arteritis: diagnosis and management
ABC of clinical haematology: Haematological emergencies
What will a primary care led NHS mean for GP workload? The problem of the lack of an evidence base
Socioeconomic determinants of health: Community marginalisation and the diffusion of disease and disorder in the United States
Any questions: Why does rebound abdominal pain occur after anti-ulcer drugs are stopped?
Introducing the postoperative care team: Effective postoperative care remains surgeon's role
Introducing the postoperative care team: Such teams deserve a trial of effectiveness and cost
Introducing the postoperative care team: Royal College of Surgeons has training programme for surgical trainees
Introducing the postoperative care team: Better to define and enhance role of ward surgical nurses
Why people stay healthy
Exploitative collaborative research must be discouraged
Persistent fever in pulmonary tuberculosis: Older doctors had more experience of tuberculosis
Persistent fever in pulmonary tuberculosis: Several factors were not considered
Public scare has not deterred Finnish teenagers from using oral contraceptives
Sight tests to detect glaucoma: Reliability of screening procedures and effectiveness of treatment need to be assessed
Sight tests to detect glaucoma: Entitlement to free sight tests should be reviewed
Systemic lupus erythematosus complicated by antiphospholipid antibody syndrome: Young women should be referred to an obstetrician or gynaecologist
Systemic lupus erythematosus complicated by antiphospholipid antibody syndrome: Pulse treatment with cyclophosphamide would have been more appropriate
Systemic lupus erythematosus complicated by antiphospholipid antibody syndrome: Authors' reply
The tobacco industry and scientific publications: Challenges on grounds of self evident potential bias are not unfair
The tobacco industry and scientific publications: Findings of scientists who were and were not funded by tobacco industry were strikingly different
More intensive care unit beds are needed
Submucosal haemorrhage-or ruptured nodule in a multinodular goitre? Ultrasound scan suggested recent haemorrhage in a left upper pole thyroid nodule
Submucosal haemorrhage-or ruptured nodule in a multinodular goitre? Author's reply
Journals and the internet: Medical journals will continue to be important in prioritising important data
Journals and the internet: Use of the internet for on line peer review must be explored further
Journals and the internet: Copyright must be reconsidered
Regulations on registration of a fetus papyraceus need to be revised
Risk of lung cancer needs to be studied in younger patients who keep pet birds
CS gas is not a chemical means of restraining a person
Talk works-if the patient is willing
John Birch
Clifford James Cobbe
Ralph John Chevallier Cobbold
Richard Butler Dobson
Andrew Atholl Duncan
Anup Kumar Dutt
Ralph Emery
Night of the gatekeeper
Don't shoot me-I'm only the pharmacist
Bone marrow transplant raises issues of privacy
Breaking Bad News
Neurological Investigations