Interim smallpox guidelines for the United Kingdom : Developing new policies from old evidence
Evaluating treatment effects reliably : Although principles are well known, they are ignored too often
Ultrasound guided central venous access : Is useful for beginners, in children, and when blind cannulation fails
Influences of the media on suicide : Researchers, policy makers, and media personnel need to collaborate on guidelines
Making progress with competing interests : Still some way to go
Atrial fibrillation: rate as important as rhythm
FDA limits research of former AHA president for submitting false information
In brief
UK royal colleges publish competency based curriculums
Countries with better health systems have better football teams
Novartis breached code after doctors say it “invented” a disease
Congress criticises drugs industry for misleading advertising
Doctor may face manslaughter charges after a confidential report is made public
Ageing workforce will exacerbate NHS staffing crisis
Proposals for UK body to investigate research fraud “lack teeth”
Self help smoking cessation in pregnancy: cluster randomised controlled trial
Work stress and risk of cardiovascular mortality: prospective cohort study of industrial employees
Career focus
Nurse led follow up and conventional medical follow up in management of patients with lung cancer: randomised trial
Evaluation of early abdominopelvic computed tomography in patients with acute abdominal pain of unknown cause: prospective randomised study
Prevalence of gastroschisis at birth: retrospective study
Mortality from methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in England and Wales: analysis of death certificates
Does declaration of competing interests affect readers' perceptions? A randomised trial
Age and wisdom
Young women's accounts of factors influencing their use and non-use of emergency contraception: in-depth interview study
β Blockers for glaucoma and excess risk of airways obstruction: population based cohort study
Impact of NHS Direct on general practice consultations during the winter of 1999-2000: analysis of routinely collected data
Cost of candles
Recent developments in gastroenterology
Surgical training
Alcohol breath testing
Antithrombotic strategies in acute coronary syndromes and percutaneous coronary interventions
Managing acute renal colic across the primary-secondary care interface: a pathway of care based on evidence and consensus
Submitting articles to the BMJ
How the tobacco industry responded to an influential study of the health effects of secondhand smoke
Screening for domestic violence : Cultural shift is needed
Screening for domestic violence : Screening for partner violence makes a difference and saves lives
Screening for domestic violence : Doctor's duty of confidentiality may not be in patient's or community's interest
Screening for domestic violence : Safe healthcare system needs to be in place
Screening for domestic violence : Routine questioning of patients attending emergency departments may help in assessing local violence
Screening for domestic violence : Balanced approach is needed
Screening for domestic violence : Review is not an excuse for clinicians to ignore abuse
Screening for domestic violence : Summary of responses
Association between competing interests and conclusions : Denominator problem needs to be addressed
Association between competing interests and conclusions : Reasons for relation are also interesting
Treating head injuries : Outcomes in specialist units using protocols may not be better
Treating head injuries : Studies of efficacy of medical and surgical interventions are urgently needed
Treating head injuries : Neurostimulants may be piece in brain injury rehabilitation puzzle
Treating head injuries : Psychiatric aspects of head injury need to be taken into consideration
Robust evidence is needed in treating acne
Galantamine may be effective in treating autistic disorder
Broad statements do not tell whole story of prison medicine
Watchfulness may not be as good as surgery for prostate cancer
People with partial hearing need to seek hearing potential
On communication—editors and reporters should not be blamed
Morris Nathan Young
Charlotte Morrison Anderson
John Stewart Boyd
John Singleton Darling
Duncan Macdonald
James Anderson McFadzean
Bhagwan Dayal Shrivastava
Alun Lloyd Thomas
Sarah Catherine Betty Walker
Reckoning with Risk: Learning to Live with Uncertainty
A Mind of its Own: A Cultural History of the Penis
Dirty Pretty Things
Those who are Jesus
Drinking, driving, and playing Tetris
Hit parade
My mother's name was Jan
Protect and survive