Does the duration of breast feeding matter?
Providing clean water: lessons from Bangladesh
Electronic publishing in science
Poor world health and rich world wealth
Obesity genes
What is the optimal weight for cardiovascular health?
Use of confidential HIV data helps convict former prisoner
A fifth of suicides among people with mental illness are preventable
Whistleblower thanked but still suspended
In brief
South African court battle damages drug industry's image
Review clears Harefield surgeons
New alcohol strategy being developed for England
More than 4000 out of date vaccines given to children in Ireland
Scientists isolate HIV blocker in placenta
Bush urged to lift cash ban to groups offering abortion
Spending on hospital equipment is underfunded by £8m in Scotland
Parents should remove risk factors to reduce asthma in children
Review confirms workplace counselling reduces stress
Obesity drug endorsed by NICE
US doctors call for simpler Medicare rules
Prenatal diagnosis of heart defects aids survival after surgery
Deprivation and late presentation of glaucoma: case-control study
Duration of breast feeding and arterial distensibility in early adult life: population based study
Employment status and health after privatisation in white collar civil servants: prospective cohort study
Cardiovascular events in users of sildenafil: results from first phase of prescription event monitoring in England
Tsp509I polymorphism in exon 2 of the glucocorticoid receptor gene in relation to obesity and cortisol secretion: cohort study
Different ways of saving lives
Reducing prescribing of highly anticholinergic antidepressants for elderly people: randomised trial of group versus individual academic detailing
Pelvic inflammatory disease
A politician
Chronic pancreatitis
An American professor's view of the medical woman
Patient choice modules for summaries of clinical effectiveness: a proposal
The benefits of attending the dentist
“Kissing the book”
Maintaining the dignity and autonomy of older people in the healthcare setting
Judicial functions of GMC should be abolished
Inferiority of calcium channel blockers to cheaper drugs
Inferiority of calcium channel blockers to cheaper drugs
Inferiority of calcium channel blockers to cheaper drugs
Testing night vision for driving
Registry for torsades de pointes with drug treatment exists
Glucosamine and chondroitin may help in osteoarthritis
Secondary prevention may help intermittent claudication
Vision is needed to address problem of global health information
Data collection barriers can be overcome by schemes such as MEDICS
Hospital accreditation is important
Insulin-like growth factor-I can be helpful towards end of life
Drug development means economics in the end
When response rates do matter
Census of availability of neonatal intensive care should have used different denominator
Drugs may have reduced effect of falls intervention
Tampons could be used to diagnose sexually transmitted diseases
Putting patients first will help interprofessional education
It is time to dismiss calls to ban DDT
Proposals for preventing community violence are naive
Is this the end of the line for flu vaccine as we know it?
Robert Cruickshank (Jim) Burgess
Evan Lewis Butler
Donald John Campbell
Susanta Kumar Gupta
Andrew Henry Garmany Love
Jane Ann Marks (née Blythe)
Adèle Nye (née Fischbacher)
Gordon Jackson Rees
Robert MacDonald Shaw
Thambipillai Sivalingham
Circumcision: A History of the World's Most Controversial Surgery
Prophets, Cults and Madness
Hitler's Gift: Scientists Who Fled Nazi Germany
Street Foods
Hit parade
Fear of frying: power lines and cancer
When a doctor is suspended so is family life
Such gratitude
Minerva