Calcium channel blockers : The jury is still out on whether they cause heart attacks and suicide
Toys and games : poorly recognised hearing hazards?
Screening for Chlamydia trachomatis : The case for screening is made, but much detail remains to be worked out
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease : No longer any justification for therapeutic nihilism
Breaking down language barriers : The NHS needs to provide accessible interpreting services for all
Passive smoking case reaches High Court
Global life expectancy rises
In brief
Self regulation of doctors must work locally
British public wants free health care, whatever the cost
Britain launches pilot screening programme for chlamydia
Women lose legal battle over radiotherapy
Trusts face damages after forcing women to have caesareans
Parasites likely to have plagued Louis XIV
GPs have continuing concern over primary care groups
CF gene may protect against typhoid fever
UK government backs research on cannabis
Researchers discover novel way to get proteins into tumours
Scientists uncover how anthrax works
Differences in late fetal death rates in association with determinants of small for gestational age fetuses : population based cohort study
Cost effectiveness of community leg ulcer clinics : randomised controlled trial
Sex differences in selection of pacemakers : retrospective observational study
Science commentary : Pacemakers
Rapid resolution of symptoms and signs of intracerebral haemorrhage : case reports
Admission for depression among men in Scotland, 1980-95 : retrospective study
Fifty years ago : The new NHS
Changing proximal femoral geometry in north east Scotland : an osteometric study
Management of hyperlipidaemia after coronary revascularisation : follow up study
Detection of a variant protein in hair : new diagnostic method in Portuguese type familial amyloid polyneuropathy
Detection of a variant protein in hair : new diagnostic method in Portuguese type familial amyloid polyneuropathy
One hundred years ago : Deathbed scenes
Out of hours service in Denmark : evaluation five years after reform
Shifting of care for diabetes from secondary to primary care, 1990-5 : review of general practices
A memorable patient : Psychiatric problem dismissed
Science, medicine, and the future : Helicobacter pylori and gastric diseases
A memorable patient : Piano player, pathologist, postmortem, postscript
ABC of allergies : Adverse reactions to drugs
Ethical debate : Too drunk to care?
Ethanol, emergencies, and ethical dilemmas
Ethanol, emergencies, and ethical dilemmas : Commentary
Ethanol, emergencies, and ethical dilemmas : Commentary
Ethanol, emergencies, and ethical dilemmas : Commentary
Adjuvant tamoxifen : how long before we know how long?
BMJ data
One hundred years ago : The depopulation of France
Coping with loss : Facing loss
Health needs assessment : Assessment in primary care
Economics notes : Perspectives in economic evaluation
Majority view of climate scientists in that global warming is indeed happening
PACT data for dispensed drugs linked to NHS numbers are available now
There is no such thing as ageing : Ageing has been defined as to grow or make old
There is no such thing as ageing : Ageing has been defined as to grow or make old
Can students learn comparable clinical skills in general practice and hospital settings? : Students are discriminating consumers of educational experience
Can students learn comparable clinical skills in general practice and hospital settings? : Availability of resources may have been a key factor
Can students learn comparable clinical skills in general practice and hospital settings? : Like should be compared with like in a randomised crossover trial
Can students learn comparable clinical skills in general practice and hospital settings? : Like should be compared with like in a randomised crossover trial
Compression ultrasonography for diagnosing deep vein thrombosis : One examination of whole leg is better than two of selected parts
Compression ultrasonography for diagnosing deep vein thrombosis : Other tests should not be abandoned
Compression ultrasonography for diagnosing deep vein thrombosis : Venography is more accurate
Compression ultrasonography for diagnosing deep vein thrombosis : Colour Doppler provides useful information
Compression ultrasonography for diagnosing deep vein thrombosis : Protocol is safe
Compression ultrasonography for diagnosing deep vein thrombosis : Repeat testing is unjustified
Compression ultrasonography for diagnosing deep vein thrombosis : Repeat testing is unjustified
Attitudes to questioning in clinical practice may be changed
Time to publication of studies was not affected by whether results were positive
BMJ has largely met its target for publication time for long papers
Patrick ("Paddy") Francis Ahern
William Maurice Ankers
Arthur Eliot Barr
Hugh Kenneth Childs
Harry Lloyd Fairbridge Currey
James Matheson Fleming
Elizabeth Rothwell ("Liz") Germany
George Lees Gibson
John Ludovic ("Jack") Grant
Andrew Grierson
Brian Edyvean Heard
Nicholas Barrick Ingledew
Hamid Ali Khan
Elizabeth ("Lizzie") Mary Lenman
Alexander Macdonald
Henry Martyn ("Harry") McGladdery
John Miller Hunter Mitchell
Mohammad Nadeem
Hugh Noel O'Donoghue
David Lewis Parry
Richard Edgar Alfred ("Dickie") Price
Royal college proposes solutions for medical SRs
Changes in NHS will be "historic"
BMA calls for rethink on no fault compensation
Medical students face average overdraft of [pound sign]1000
Join the club
Outpatients : a ringside view
What makes a healthy website?
Non-random Reflections on Health Services Research
Physician-assisted suicide
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