Eradicating child poverty
How often should we go to the dentist? About once a year-but rates of disease progression vary greatly
Functional foods
Moving the research agenda to where it matters
Children with HIV
English teenager given heart transplant against her will
US Senate passes patients' bill of rights
In brief
More mentally ill people reported in US prisons
UK proposes new approach to personality disorders
US health maintenance organisations
Laparoscopic hernia surgery linked to increased complications
Power of attorney change in England and Wales
Leptospirosis in Philippine floods
NHS must pay nursing costs for dependent nursing home residents
UK considers logging adverse incidents
American Medical Association moves to regulate prescribing on the internet
Bristol trust admits liability in baby heart surgery case
European Commission's new president puts public health on the agenda
Unicef warns of polio risk in conflict regions
Incubators in Hungarian hospital lobbies allow babies to be abandoned more safely
Heterogeneity of coronary heart disease risk factors in Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, and European origin populations
Influence of bacterial vaginosis on conception and miscarriage in the first trimester
Identifying appropriate tasks for the preregistration year
Changes in risk of hospital readmission among asthmatic children in Denmark, 1978-93
Outcome and use of health services four years after admission for acute myocardial infarction
A memorable patient
General practice and the care of children with HIV infection
Email submissions from outside the United Kingdom
Fortnightly review
Lesson of the week
ABC of intensive care
Fetal origins of adult disease-the hypothesis revisited
The private finance initiative
Corrections and clarifications
A lesson learnt
Racism in psychiatry necessitates reappraisal of general procedures and Eurocentric theories
Low vitamin D concentrations found in study of Asian children was not function of analytical method
Recognition of depression and anxiety in primary care
Recognition of depression and anxiety in primary care
Why heart disease mortality is low in France
Why heart disease mortality is low in France
Pressures of acute obstetrics on consultants
Pressures of acute obstetrics on consultants
At least 35% more orthopaedic surgeons are needed to ensure consultant based service
Author defends meta-analysis that was criticised
Management of preterm labour
Management of preterm labour
Many reports of RCTs give insufficient data for Cochrane reviewers
Electronic bibliographic tools for incorporating social science research into health care must be improved
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh gives consultant fellows feedback on their training activity
Community study of infectious intestinal disease in England
Community study of infectious intestinal disease in England
All parents should be given leaflet outlining full details of antenatal screening
Usefulness of contacting other experts when conducting literature searches
Usefulness of contacting other experts when conducting literature searches
Usefulness of contacting other experts when conducting literature searches
Clocks in delivery wards may not be sufficiently accurate to validate birth of "millennium babies"
David Fillmer Alexander
Karina Ann Clark
Peter Thomas Flute
Ian Hewetson Dalrymple Johnston
John Derek Knight
David Malcolm McBeath
Arthur George McPherson
John Patrick David Mounsey
Gokhan Yahya Oktekin
Henry Meurig Nicholas Rees
Deepak Balkrishna Shah
Kevin Anthony Valiat
Harold Geoffrey Whitworth
Juniors start talks to avoid ballot on industrial action
New arrangements approved for GP training
New centre for defence medical services
Senior doctors' concerns about work on revalidation
Rural Healthcare
The Malthus Factor
Hamilton Bailey
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NETLINES
Killing for profit
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Old age psychiatry in Swansea
Who needs Rubik's cube?
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