Managing antibiotic associated diarrhoea : Probiotics may help in prevention
The power of the press in smokers' attempts to quit : Doctors propose, the press disposes
Intermediate care : Appealing and logical, but still in need of evaluation
Delaying folic acid fortification of flour : Governments that do not ensure fortification are committing public health malpractice
Physicians' and patients' choices in evidence based practice : Evidence does not make decisions, people do
Mortality higher at for-profit hospitals
Magnesium could save hundreds of women's lives worldwide
In brief
Doctors condemn NICE's guidance on leukaemia drug
More women in the workforce reduces mortality
High level of resources for neonatal intensive care does not give US better outcomes
Researchers claim clinical trials are reported with misleading statistics
US and UK are top in teenage pregnancy rates
PFI critic rebuts criticism from select committee
Burden of illness and suicide in elderly people: case-control study
Naughty thoughts
Comparison of cardiovascular risk between patients with type 2 diabetes and those who had had a myocardial infarction: cross sectional and cohort studies
Effect of routine zinc supplementation on pneumonia in children aged 6 months to 3 years: randomised controlled trial in an urban slum
Probiotics in prevention of antibiotic associated diarrhoea: meta-analysis
Probiotics
Can you hear me?
Nottingham Staphylococcus aureus population study: prevalence of MRSA among elderly people in the community
Longitudinal study of genital infection by herpes simplex virus type 1 in western Scotland over 15 years
Follow up after a family based genetic screening programme for familial hypercholesterolaemia: is screening alone enough?
The hygienic spittoon question in France
Association of common genetic variant with susceptibility to invasive pneumococcal disease
Detecting patients at a high risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in general practice: cross sectional case finding study
Email submissions from outside the United Kingdom
Burden of corticosteroids in children with asthma in primary care: retrospective observational study
Newly diagnosed hypertension
Childhood atopic eczema
Suicide in Chicago
Osteomyelitis in the well looking afebrile child
Blind in more ways than one
Paediatric electrocardiography
Effect of a scoring system and protocol for sedation on duration of patients' need for ventilator support in a surgical intensive care unit
Clinical endpoints in trials of drugs for cancer: time for a rethink?
Evaluation of diagnostic procedures
Communicating accuracy of tests to general practitioners: a controlled study
Between hope and acceptance: the medicalisation of dying
A memorable locum job
Storm over screening for prostate specific antigen : Right to choose is important
Storm over screening for prostate specific antigen : Innuendo in article is insulting
Storm over screening for prostate specific antigen : Give men facts on prostate cancer
Storm over screening for prostate specific antigen : Number needed to test needs to be known
Storm over screening for prostate specific antigen : Summary of responses
MMR uptake data are unlikely to be subject to manipulation
Fusidic acid cream for impetigo : Fusidic acid should be used with restraint
Fusidic acid cream for impetigo : Judicious use is advisable
Fusidic acid cream for impetigo : Emergence of resistance to fusidic acid limits its use
Fusidic acid cream for impetigo : Problem may be clinically important
Fusidic acid cream for impetigo : Resistance trends must be monitored
Fusidic acid cream for impetigo : Findings cannot be extrapolated
Fusidic acid cream for impetigo : Authors' reply
Eye drops and patches both in fact work for amblyopia
The power of shame : Behaviour should be distinguished from identity
The power of shame : Patients' perspective is also important
Clinical quality should be put at the centre of care
Declining altruism in medicine : Good service is voluntary
Declining altruism in medicine : Altruism is not equal to self sacrifice
Recombinant human parathyroid hormone
Max Meier Glatt
Philip Douglas Bowen
Nelson Fuller Coghill
Thomas Fenwick
John Murray Harper
Ian Wilson Kemp
Mary Armour Millar
Arthur Gourdin Smith
Frederick (Derick) Griffiths St Clair Strange
Twice Dead: Organ Transplants and the Reinvention of Death
They Don't Know What's Wrong
Television icons join fight over stem cell
Animal magic
Profound and vacuous ambiguity
Minerva