Why do babies cry?
Meeting the demand for donor organs in the US
Markets, politicians, and the NHS
Healthy living centres
Postnatal dexamethasone in preterm infants
UN warns that AIDS deaths are set to reach record level
Whistleblower in Bristol case says funding was put before patients
Oocytes matured in vitro achieve high pregnancy rates
Drug company threatens legal action over Canadian guidelines
In brief
UK community groups reject mental health reforms
Publishers to link science journals on line
EU makes mental illness top priority
UK review finds statins are cost effective in secondary prevention
Japan moves towards legal ban on human cloning
BMA welcomes plans to regulate private care
Health authority loses cervical smear appeal
Studies reveal increased smoking among students in Canada
EU plans tighter controls on tobacco
England sets standards to reduce hospital acquired infection
MPs call for database of adverse incidents
European parliament supports juniors on working hours
Randomised trial of analgesic effects of sucrose, glucose, and pacifiers in term neonates
Rates and implications of caesarean sections in Latin America: ecological study
Commentary: all women should have a choice
Commentary: increase in caesarean sections may reflect medical control not women's choice
Commentary: “health has become secondary to a sexually attractive body”
Growth in utero and during childhood among women who develop coronary heart disease: longitudinal study
Overnight calls in primary care: randomised controlled trial of management using nurse telephone consultation
Comparison of stool immunoassay with standard methods for detecting Helicobacter pylori infection
Alternative therapies
On ageing: oh dear!
Tensions between policy makers and general practitioners in implementing new genetics: grounded theory interview study
Of parents and children
Management of self poisoning
Insulin as a substance of misuse in a patient with insulin dependent diabetes mellitus
Unconventional approaches to nutritional medicine
Honey poisoning
ABC of complementary medicine: Herbal medicine
The value of DALY life: problems with ethics and validity of disability adjusted life years
Parental review
Healthcare rationing—are additional criteria needed for assessing evidence based clinical practice guidelines?
Benzodiazepine use in pregnancy and major malformations or oral clefts
Medicopolitical digest
Pre-existing risk factor profiles in users and non-users of hormone replacement therapy: prospective cohort study in Gothenburg, Sweden
Minerva
Public sponsors must follow ethical rules too
Guidelines on HIV prophylaxis must be implemented
Prevention of vertical transmission of HIV in South Africa
Prevention of vertical transmission of HIV in South Africa
Prevention of vertical transmission of HIV in South Africa
Children were guaranteed regular check ups in dental study
Use of iron pots in South Africa led to haemosiderosis
Better evidence must be collected on childhood injuries
Japanese government should also ban tobacco advertising
Automatic replies can be sent to unsolicited email from general public
Suicide within 12 months of contact with mental health services
Suicide within 12 months of contact with mental health services
Suicide within 12 months of contact with mental health services
Suicide within 12 months of contact with mental health services
Cochrane reviews will be in Medline
Searching for reliable research evidence need not be difficult
Screening of newborn infants for cholestatic hepatobiliary disease
Screening of newborn infants for cholestatic hepatobiliary disease
Earlier discharge for newborns may increase health risks
Do we need a new word for patients?
Do we need a new word for patients?
Do we need a new word for patients?
Do we need a new word for patients?
Do we need a new word for patients?
GMC should just continue its role as policeman and not try to improve clinical standards
John (“Jack”) Parsons Shillingford
Robert Michael Badminton
Terry Coates
Christopher Charles Crampton
Richard Michael Dean
Desmond Stopford Mulock Enraght-Moony
Eric Glyn Hughes
Alfred Cecil Victor Maltby
Gisela (“Gilli”) Oppenheim
Fredrick Shepherd
Eleanor Mary Singer
Barry Leonard Stone
Brian Ponsford Webber
Henry John (“Jack”) Weldon
Giles Martin James Woolley
Guidance needed on the use of the internet
Reducing smoking is an uphill battle
BMA urges government to cancel unpayable debt
Juniors will not get millennium pay in England
Medical workforce has grown by 2.8%
The Government's Annual Report 98/99
The Virtual Surgeon: ACL Reconstruction
Only Human
Hit parade
Dogma in retreat
Diagnose and be damned
Babies in pain
Organ donation: Can the US do better?
BIBA but LGFTD
Reviews: Minerva