Emergency vascular surgery
Improving the response rates to questionnaires
Implications of the EU directive on clinical trials for emergency medicine
Selection of medical students
Twenty thousand conversations
MPs call for more publicly funded capital projects in the NHS
Life expectancy is consistently underestimated, say researchers
In brief
Muslim patients suffer as Hindu doctors fear for their safety
Trusts cancel 10% of operating theatre sessions
Patients with small abdominal aortic aneurysms should “wait and see”
Trial shows azithromycin is no better than vitamin C for bronchitis
Trust chiefs cause flood of serious cases to GMC
PFI is here to stay
Improving teenagers' knowledge of emergency contraception: cluster randomised controlled trial of a teacher led intervention
Increasing response rates to postal questionnaires: systematic review
This Week in the BMJ
Canada sees a bigger role for private companies in health care
Increasing use of the emergency department in a Swiss hospital: observational study based on measures of the severity of cases
Prescribing incentive schemes in two NHS regions: cross sectional survey
Commentary: Prescribing incentive schemes—more evidence is needed of how they work
Retrospective study of mortality after a water pollution incident at Lowermoor in north Cornwall
Saving time?
Impaired glucose tolerance: qualitative and quantitative study of general practitioners' knowledge and perceptions
Aphorisms for old age
Patient non-compliance with paper diaries
Improving the use of clinical databases
Myopia
Cat scratch disease
Edward Jenner
Conditions affecting the right side of the heart
Private finance and “value for money” in NHS hospitals: a policy in search of a rationale?
Consent, confidentiality, and the threat to public health surveillance
Commentary: Don't waive consent lightly—involve the public
A Tudor husband's instruction to his pregnant wife
Discomfort of patient power
Discomfort of patient power
Discomfort of patient power
Discomfort of patient power
Questions for Dr Foster
Medical emergency teams and cardiac arrests in hospital
Medical emergency teams and cardiac arrests in hospital
Medical emergency teams and cardiac arrests in hospital
Was it a heart attack?
Was it a heart attack?
New score is needed to predict risk of coronary heart disease
Using real patients in professional medical exams
Using real patients in professional medical exams
Recombinant human parathyroid hormone
Recombinant human parathyroid hormone
Misdiagnosis of epilepsy
Misdiagnosis of epilepsy
10-minute consultation: Rhinitis
10-minute consultation: Rhinitis
Experience based treatment of head lice
John Montague Graham
Nigel Holmes
Keith Willerby Lovel
Geoffrey Cheadle Myddelton
John Hubert Shelswell
Ellis Baker
Outsider Art
I Am Sam
Health Care in Central Asia
Private Eye Special Report on MMR
Eye sites
Occupied Territories: entry denied
The test
Minerva