Midline versus mediolateral episiotomy : We still don't know which cut is better or how beneficial the procedure is
Fix what's wrong, not what's right, with general practice in Britain : It has provided better health than government spending deserves
Suicidal behaviour in gay, lesbian, and bisexual youth : It's an international problem that is associated with homophobic legislation
How living wills can help doctors and patients talk about dying : They can open the door to a positive, caring approach to death
Towards better treatment of glaucoma : Recent advances could have a major impact on preventing damage worldwide
One in six children live in relative poverty
Senior doctors split over General Medical Council
Pallidotomy relieves some symptoms of Parkinson's disease
Antibodies can repair damaged myelin in model of MS
In brief
Gynaecologist banned in Canada appears before GMC
Chinese herb may cause cancer
WHO warns of threat of “superbugs”
Clinical Evidence to go to 400000 US doctors
Supply of generic drugs still unreliable
Budget cuts may have led to E coli outbreak
Private finance scheme for Worcester “will cut beds”
Clinton orders Medicare to cover patients in clinical trials
More doctors criticise the GMC
Claim that events before birth cause cerebral palsy is disputed
Cost effectiveness analysis of screening for sight threatening diabetic eye disease
Disability in young people and adults one year after head injury: prospective cohort study
US women's attitudes to false positive mammography results and detection of ductal carcinoma in situ: cross sectional survey
Views of elderly people on living wills: interview study
Burns after photodynamic therapy
Two case histories
Effect of anti-inflammatory drugs on overall risk of common cancer: case-control study in general practice research database
There's more inside the tablet
Diagnosis and management of porphyria
A wise headmaster
Oral health and disease
A message from Holland
Appropriate feeding methods for infants of HIV infected mothers in sub-Saharan Africa
Commentary: The feeding debate is still unresolved and of secondary importance
Patient care (empowerment): the view from a national society
The BMA from a general practitioner's point of view
Patient care (empowerment): a local view
Length of penicillin treatment of streptococcal infections : Is seven days of treatment as effective as 10 days?
Length of penicillin treatment of streptococcal infections : Antibiotics should not be used for self limiting illnesses
Length of penicillin treatment of streptococcal infections : The data do not support the conclusions
Length of penicillin treatment of streptococcal infections : Life tables should be used with caution
Length of penicillin treatment of streptococcal infections : Care must be taken when extrapolating data
Length of penicillin treatment of streptococcal infections : Authors' reply
Treating children with sleep disorders : Children with breathing difficulties are being overlooked
Treating children with sleep disorders : Night waking is natural behaviour
Treating children with sleep disorders : Early intervention increases sleep times in young babies
Treating children with sleep disorders : Treatment of child sleeping problems and the quality of trials are important
Treating children with sleep disorders : Authors' reply
Recent advances in intensive care : Percutaneous tracheostomy may not be more effective than open technique
Recent advances in intensive care : Author's reply
Recent advances in intensive care : More still needs to be known about immunonutrition
Genetic factors and osteoporotic fractures in elderly people : Twin data support genetic contribution to risk of fracture
Genetic factors and osteoporotic fractures in elderly people : Study supports possibility of differences in development of osteoporotic fractures between sexes
Genetic factors and osteoporotic fractures in elderly people : Authors' reply
Improving the debate on cannabis : Let's find out whether cannabis has therapeutic value
Improving the debate on cannabis : Consider public welfare, not just public health
Improving the debate on cannabis : Social context should be added to domains being considered
Improving the debate on cannabis : The effects of cannabis on driving are difficult to evaluate
Emergency admissions in Stockport were exaggerated
Number of embryos allowed in fertility treatment should be flexible
Julia Mary Beale
Christopher Gordon Bird
John Stewart Waring Brierley
John Gray Craig
Peter Noel Magee
Robert Cox
Public health conference
Junior doctors conference
Number of doctors' suspensions rise
Private consultants may increase waiting lists
Teaching Made Easy: A Manual for Health Professionals
The Origin of Captured Images
Tarring consultants with the Ledward brush
Transplant organs
Priority setting in health care: should we ask the tax payer?
Why seeing a patient after the counsellor is so difficult
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