Using patient-identifiable data for observational research and audit : Overprotection could damage the public interest
The current status of psychological debriefing : It may do more harm than good
Driving after repair of groin hernia : It is usually safe after a week with repairs that do not put tissues under tension
Time to talk about rape : If men remember that women are their mothers, daughters, and wives they may change their laws
Bicycle helmets: it's time to use them : The evidence that they reduce head injuries is too strong to ignore
Email submissions from outside the United Kingdom
Ebola virus claims more lives in Uganda
Phenylpropanolamine in drugs could be a risk for stroke
“Labour” think tank proposes privatisation of clinical services
VSO launches campaign to increase access to AIDS drugs
In brief
Biotechnology company's shares dive 67% after drug failure
No advantage in screening for endometrial cancer
UK is losing market share in pharmaceutical research
Of pills and ills
Randomised controlled trial of midwife led debriefing to reduce maternal depression after operative childbirth
Randomised comparison of the effectiveness and costs of community and hospital based mental health services for children with behavioural disorders
Qualitative analysis of stroke patients' motivation for rehabilitation
The doctor is on your side
Trends in serious head injuries among cyclists in England: analysis of routinely collected data
Advice on driving after groin hernia surgery in the United Kingdom: questionnaire survey
Food for thought
Cross sectional study of primary care groups in London: association of measures of socioeconomic and health status with hospital admission rates
Susceptibility to infection
Cholesterol emboli syndrome
On the receiving end
The role of primary care
Is clinical breast examination an acceptable alternative to mammographic screening?
Why journals should not publish articles funded by the tobacco industry : For
Why journals should not publish articles funded by the tobacco industry : Against
Why do patients need info?
Impact of NHS Direct on demand for immediate care : Target communities show poor awareness of NHS Direct
Impact of NHS Direct on demand for immediate care : Service has not decreased attendance at one paediatric A and E department
Evidence on endometriosis : Elitism about randomised controlled trials is inappropriate
Evidence on endometriosis : Author's reply
Seeing what you want to see in randomised controlled trials : Authors' choice of study was ill informed
Seeing what you want to see in randomised controlled trials : Meta-analyses may suffer from interpretation bias too
Seeing what you want to see in randomised controlled trials : Authors' reply
Thyroid function tests : Tests must still be done in possible thyroid dysfunction
Thyroid function tests : Thyroid stimulating hormone outside the normal range has important implications
Thyroid function tests : Accurate diagnosis depends on both clinical judgment and results of tests
Thyroid function tests : Doing more tests is not always better
Thyroid function tests : Thyroid function testing means different things to different people
Thyroid function tests : Author's reply
Incidence and remission of lower urinary tract symptoms : Authors should have used standardised questionnaire
Incidence and remission of lower urinary tract symptoms : Results have practical implications
Incidence and remission of lower urinary tract symptoms : Authors' reply
DoH explains thinking behind national service framework for coronary heart disease
Long standing heart disease should be better screened
Discontinuation rates for use of statins are high
General medical journals should have covered war in Kosovo more
Francis Bernard Hartley
Calvin Lambert
Maurice Nellen
Elsie Gwendoline Oates (née Ford)
Ernest Victor Page
The NHS Direct Healthcare Guide
The Genetic Revolution and Human Rights
Human Genetics—Choice and Responsibility
Gender Inequalities in Health
William Osler: A Life in Medicine
Super television
Susceptibility to infection
September Bestsellers
The day my life changed
The unkindest cut
Reviews: Minerva