How political should a general medical journal be?
Spend (slightly) less on health and more on the arts
Time to move beyond the mind-body split
Spirituality and clinical care
The joy of banning
Data dredging, bias, or confounding
Admissions for myocardial infarction and World Cup football: database survey
Scared to death?
Controlled prospective study of faecal occult blood screening for colorectal cancer in Bury, black pudding capital of the world
Ice cream evoked headaches (ICE-H) study: randomised trial of accelerated versus cautious ice cream eating regimen
Sex—can you get it right?
Shapely centrefolds? Temporal change in body measures: trend analysis
Slings and roundabouts
Pomegranate MRI
What should we say to patients with symptoms unexplained by disease? The “number needed to offend”
A paradigm shift in the medical literature
Readability of British and American medical prose at the start of the 21st century
A tale of two citations: counting on numeracy in the digital divide
Can medical education be fun as well as educational?
Revalidation: the real life OSCE
A seasonal cost effectiveness analysis: the last Noel?
Empty arms: the effect of the arms trade on mothers and children
How healthy is the world?
Commentary: Gilding the global lily
Time and tide wait for no man
Identity and genetic ancestry tracing
The devil in the test tube
Four futures for scientific and medical publishing
Is that it? How online articles have changed over the past five years
Papyrus to PowerPoint (P 2 P): metamorphosis of scientific communication
Stix nix
The mummy's curse: historical cohort study
Science close up
Forgotten transfusion history: John Leacock of Barbados
The Soviet “Doctors' Plot”—50 years on
Stocking filler
Sing Ho! for the life of a bear
The case of the missing data
Are ethical principles relative to time and place? A Star Wars perspective on the Alder Hey affair
EBM: unmasking the ugly truth
Collective terms for doctors
Visible signs of illness from the 14th to the 20th century: systematic review of portraits
Poverty and painting: representations in 19th century Europe
Extra vigilance required
Doctors versus artists: Gustav Klimt's Medicine
The 31st Pilgrim—Sister Bettie