Predicting spontaneous preterm birth : Fetal fibronectin and ultrasonography help to rule out labour, not rule it in
Recruiting overseas doctors : Overseas or in house? How best to “grow capacity” in the NHS
Stroke units : Every patient with a stroke should be treated in a stroke unit
Polysaccharide pneumococcal vaccines : Existing guidance is at variance with the evidence
Extending choice in the NHS : Implications for national sovereignty and trade rules have not been realised
Consultant cleared after writing misleading reference
Legionnaires' disease hits north west England
Ecstasy is low in league table of major causes of deaths
Quebec doctors stage protest over contract changes
In brief
First team of overseas surgeons arrives in England
Dulcet tones of a surgeon's voice may have a hidden meaning
Senators call for action on obesity as study quantifies link to heart failure
Cochlear implants carry risk of meningitis, agencies warn
Suturing versus conservative management of lacerations of the hand: randomised controlled trial
Accuracy of cervicovaginal fetal fibronectin test in predicting risk of spontaneous preterm birth: systematic review
Prolonged erections produced by dihydrocodeine and sildenafil
Obituary
Exponent of “male menopause” censured by GMC
10-minute consultation: Paraesthesia
Consumption of seafood and preterm delivery
Birth weight, childhood socioeconomic environment, and cognitive development in the 1958 British birth cohort study
Risk factors for early onset neonatal group B streptococcal sepsis: case-control study
Role of endogenous oestrogen in aetiology of coronary heart disease: analysis of age related trends in coronary heart disease and breast cancer in England and Wales and Japan
Mortality from liver disease in the West Midlands, 1993-2000: observational study
The medical aspects of the Royal Academy
Should health professionals screen women for domestic violence? Systematic review
Sleep deprivation
Recent developments in plastic surgery
The virtue of surgery
Chronic multiple functional somatic symptoms
Removal of radiation dose response effects: an example of over-matching
NHS emergency response to 999 calls: alternatives for cases that are neither life threatening nor serious
A wish
New consultant contract marks huge step forward
Different sex ratios at birth in Europe and North America : Does it matter?
Different sex ratios at birth in Europe and North America : Latitude has important role
Different sex ratios at birth in Europe and North America : Maternal cytomegalovirus seropositivity affects sex determination
Consumer demand for caesarean sections in Brazil : Demand should be assessed rather than inferred
Consumer demand for caesarean sections in Brazil : Demand is affected by mothers' perception of good health care
Consumer demand for caesarean sections in Brazil : Episiotomy rates may change after evidence based intervention
Cost of nitric oxide is exorbitant
Psychological stress and cardiovascular disease : Rose questionnaire is not what it seems
Psychological stress and cardiovascular disease : Paper doesn't clarify things
Psychological stress and cardiovascular disease : Authors' reply
Off label prescribing in children
Off label prescribing in children : It is easy to be cynical
Off label prescribing in children : Children's human rights are violated
Why does NICE not recommend laparoscopic herniorraphy? : Patients must consider potential serious complications
Why does NICE not recommend laparoscopic herniorraphy? : Article implies that vested interest and prejudice operate
Why does NICE not recommend laparoscopic herniorraphy? : French institute and NICE arrived at similar conclusions
Another way of screening for familial hypercholesterolaemia
Antibiotic prescribing rates in England are falling
Edward Stewart Chesser
Harry Francis Maurice Finzel
Ruth Penlon Mathers
David McBrien
Stuart Love Morrison
Mary Lois (“Molly”) Playfair
I'mperfect
You've Been Had!: How the Media and Environmentalists Turned America into a Nation of Hypochondriacs
Minority Report
Ella and The Mothers
Reviews: Netlines
Drop the “Dear Doctor” here
Facilitators and guidelines
Minerva