Neonatal vitamin K prophylaxis : the Gordian knot still awaits untying
The management of H pylori infection : Most straightforward cases can be managed in primary care with eradication treatment
Health action zones : Offer the possibility of radical ideas which need rigorous evaluation
Distinction awards and racial discrimination : Uncomfortable questions but no easy answers
Is measles infection associated with Crohn's disease? : The current evidence does not prove a causal link
US scientist plans human cloning clinic
FDA approves genetic test for women with breast cancer
Warning about contraceptive device given
Urine may be better than milk for "biopharming"
BMJ to act on media abuse
UK aims to deter prescription fraud
Addict died after rapid opiate detoxification
UK health departments to lead on food safety
Scottish cooperatives to be investigated
Scandal unfolds over blood donation in French prisons
Ban on payment to donors causes blood shortage in India
US call for mandatory skiing helmets
Medicare to be extended
Case-control study of childhood leukaemia and cancer in Scotland : findings for neonatal intramuscular vitamin K
A memorable patient : Another paper lost
Case-control studies of relation between childhood cancer and neonatal vitamin K administration
Ecological studies of relation between hospital policies on neonatal vitamin K administration and subsequent occurrence of childhood cancer
Neonatal vitamin K administration and childhood cancer in the north of England : retrospective case-control study
Racial discrimination in the allocation of distinction awards? Analysis of list of award holders by type of award, specialty and region
Correction : Comparison of blood or urine testing by patients with newly diagnosed non-insulin dependent diabetes
Association between use of a quilt and sudden infant death syndrome : case-control study
Exposure to measles in utero and Crohn's disease : Danish register study
A memorable patient : The wrong glasses
Relation between sexual abuse in childhood and adult depression : case-control study
Understanding controlled trials : Why are randomised controlled trials important?
Fortnightly review : Aggressive behaviour in childhood
Lesson of the week : Emergence of classic enteropathy after longstanding gluten sensitive oral ulceration
Correction : General management of end stage renal disease
One hundred years ago : The Queen's visit to the Riviera
ABC of palliative care The carers
Fifty years ago : The new NHS
The New NHS : commentaries on the white paper
Financing the NHS
A third way? England-yes; Scotland-maybe
How will primary care groups work?
The new health authorites : moving forward, moving back?
NHS Direct : managing demand
A hospital admission that changed my life
Is NHS purchasing serious? An American perspective
Endpiece : Alternative definitions
Meta-analysis : Unresolved issues and future developments
Correction : Papers that report diagnostic or screening tests
One hundred years ago : Cookery as a branch of medical study
Regulating the pharmaceutical industry : General public does not support value system inherent in cost effectiveness analyses
Regulating the pharmaceutical industry : Authors seem to have misunderstood pharmaceutical price regulation scheme
Regulating the pharmaceutical industry : Having rationing rules for new pharmaceuticals but not other treatments is senseless
Regulating the pharmaceutical industry : Regulation may no longer be necessary
Regulating the pharmaceutical industry : Australian scheme has disadvantages
Regulating the pharmaceutical industry : Further controls would discourage companies from investing in research
Regulating the pharmaceutical industry : Further controls would discourage companies from investing in research
Too soon to market : Statistical aspects of research done outside pharmaceutical industry could be improved
Too soon to market : Data available before products are launched are poor
Too soon to market : Problems apply to introduction of new prosthetic implants as well as new drugs
Too soon to market : Problem is acute in dermatology
Too soon to market : Problem does not just occur with British markets
Preventing late bleeding in infants with vitamin K deficiency
Water fluoridation and tooth decay in 5 year olds : Samples were unequal and too small
Water fluoridation and tooth decay in 5 year olds : Authors did not compare like with like
Water fluoridation and tooth decay in 5 year olds : Authors did not compare like with like
Litigation over organophosphates : Courts have found organophosphates to have serious long term effects in three cases
Litigation over organophosphates : News report was selective
Litigation over organophosphates : Legal correspondent's reply
Severe persistent visual field constriction associated with vigabatrin : Benefit
Severe persistent visual field constriction associated with vigabatrin : Asymptomatic as well as symptomatic defects occur with vigabatrin
ECT should be treatment option in all cases of refractory depression
Steroids in facial palsy due to herpes zoster : Steroids are indicated if paralysis is complete and no contraindications exist
Steroids in facial palsy due to herpes zoster : Corticosteroids are accepted treatment
Effect of calcium supplementation during pregnancy on blood pressure of offspring : Authors cannot be sure of effect's generalisability to all children aged 5-9
Effect of calcium supplementation during pregnancy on blood pressure of offspring : Authors cannot be sure of effect's generalisability to all children aged 5-9
Correction : Factors influencing relative weights of placenta and newborn infant
Correction : Epidural anaesthesia does not cause long term backache
Joan Chouler
Ernest Reginald ("Fritz") Frizelle
Brian McKinney
Joerg Schiller
Jean Shackleton
Correction : George Lewis Mackay
Public health will have priority under UK presidency
The NHS has massive staff shortages, say Liberal Democrats
Juniors are concerned at new training proposals
Looking back on 1997
Lassa fever : 10 years on
The "routine" patients : Not always what they seem
Therapeutic Uses of Cannabis; Marijuana Myths and Marijuana Facts : A Review of the Scientific Evidence
When Doctors Join Unions
Minerva