What do hospital admission rates say about primary care? Their limitations suggest the need for more appropriate measures
Radioiodine and thyroid eye disease
Reasons for not seeing drug representatives
Prescribing medicines for children
Skin and nail fungi-almost beaten
UK public health plan aims to save 300 000 lives in next decade
US National Institutes of Health clarifies E-biomed database
BMA backs junior doctors' fight against government
Newly identified gene linked to dementia
BMA calls for independent commissioner on child health
US government debates Medicare coverage of prescription costs
Euthanasia endorsed in Dutch patient with dementia
Philippine plan to cut diarrhoea deaths
UK guidelines aim to improve pain management in children
First national paediatric formulary is launched in the UK
Report calls for GP research in Scotland
Ovarian cancer should be treated by specialist teams
Suboptimal care implicated in many infant deaths in UK
US reconsiders use of seclusion and restraints in psychiatric patients
Scientist, superwoman, and sock drawer sorter
Systematic review of topical treatments for fungal infections of the skin and nails of the feet
Endpiece
Frequency of blood glucose monitoring in relation to glycaemic control
A memorable patient
Randomised, placebo controlled trial of effect of a leukotriene receptor antagonist, montelukast, on tapering inhaled corticosteroids in asthmatic patients
Randomised, placebo controlled trial of effect of a leukotriene receptor antagonist, montelukast, on tapering inhaled corticosteroids in asthmatic patients
Corrections and clarifications
Questionnaire study of use of emergency contraception among teenagers
Neural tube defects and periconceptional folic acid in England and Wales
Neural tube defects and periconceptional folic acid in England and Wales
A typical hazard
Measuring quality of care with routine data
Explaining variation in hospital admission rates between general practices
A memorable patient
Clinical evidence
Lesson of the week
ABC of intensive care
Are we really dying for a tan?
The private finance initiative
Economics notes
Routine screening of children returning home from the tropics
Routine screening of children returning home from the tropics
Routine screening of children returning home from the tropics
In screening for congenital cataract, many false positive referrals will occur
Body mass index standards for children
Closure of Royal Hospital Haslar is necessary
Treatment of myocardial infarction should be audited before heart failure clinics are set up
Drug and alcohol policies are rare at medical schools in UK
Bible is disapproving of homosexual activity but not homosexual orientation
Reducing antibiotic use in children with acute otitis media
Reducing antibiotic use in children with acute otitis media
Comparison of inhaled beclomethasone and budesonide
Comparison of inhaled beclomethasone and budesonide
Comparison of inhaled beclomethasone and budesonide
Comparison of inhaled beclomethasone and budesonide
Comparison of inhaled beclomethasone and budesonide
George Sydney Anderson
David Paul de Bono
John McKee
Michael Seddon
BMA chairman warns of fight ahead
UK government to review workforce planning
GPC chairman writes to all GPs
BMA warns that more doctors will leave armed services
Primary care groups face challenges
Consultants' advice on revalidation
BMA NOTICES
Small Wars
Tropical Medicine in the Twentieth Century
Opium and the People
Evidence-Based Family Medicine
Raging hormones miss the target
WEBSITE OF THE WEEK
Concern, cooperation, and coexistence in healing
St Mark's guideline
Minerva