The causes of autism spectrum disorders : Multiple factors have been identified, but a unifying cascade of events is still elusive
Governance for NHS foundation trusts : Mr Milburn's flawed model is a cacophony of accountabilities
Reinstitutionalisation in mental health care : This largely unnoticed process requires debate and evaluation
BMJ Learning : A suite of online services to meet doctors' needs will be launched this year
Non-invasive ventilation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease : Effective in exacerbations with hypercapnic respiratory failure
Health professionals challenge US smallpox vaccination plan
Industry is deeply involved in funding US research
In brief
Paediatrician calls for shake up in handling child abuse cases
Police uncover large scale organ trafficking in Punjab
Adjuvant chemotherapy improves survival in early ovarian cancer
FDA halts gene therapy trials after leukaemia case in France
Restoring the profession's self esteem
Taking up cudgels for peace
Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation to treat respiratory failure resulting from exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Cochrane systematic review and meta-analysis
NHS waiting lists and evidence of national or local failure: analysis of health service data
Man's chief occupation
Case fatality rates after admission to hospital with stroke: linked database study
Career choices of United Kingdom medical graduates of 1999 and 2000: questionnaire surveys
Submitting articles to the BMJ
Barriers to accurate diagnosis and effective management of heart failure in primary care: qualitative study
Identifying depression in primary care: a comparison of different methods in a prospective cohort study
Anaesthesia and swearing
Ten ways to improve information technology in the NHS
Commentary: improve the quality of the consultation
Commentary: Clinical focus might make it work
An act of creation
The patient's referral letter
Onchocerciasis
Fear of the dark in children: is stationary night blindness the cause?
Mark Twain on evidence based practice
Visible signs of illness from the 14th to the 20th century: systematic review of portraits
Photofinish
Applying educational theory in practice
Man hater
WHO responds
Interaction revisited: the difference between two estimates
Open letter to Tony Blair: Call to prevent escalating violence
Doctors and computers : Poor system design and little investment mean hospital doctors do not use computers . . .
Doctors and computers : . . . while limited and uncoordinated development of information technology curtails general practitioners
Rethinking management : Fundamental rethink of medical management is needed
Rethinking management : Changes seem to be ignored in health industry
Rethinking management : Consistent criteria need to be applied to rationing decisions
Rethinking management : I'm losing my religion
Risk factors for cot death increase danger from infection
Long term effects of advice to reduce dietary salt : Front cover was highly misleading
Long term effects of advice to reduce dietary salt : Critical faculties should always be exercised
Long term effects of advice to reduce dietary salt : Salt needs to be reduced in manufacturing and processing food
Long term effects of advice to reduce dietary salt : Authors' reply
Indian objection to export of human tissue for research : Clarifications from authors of study
Indian objection to export of human tissue for research : Author's reply
Indian objection to export of human tissue for research : Problem is not that simple
Ethics dialogue between rich and poor countries is overdue
Issues relating to abortions are complicated in Nigeria
Henk Leenen
Philip England Anderson
Fritz Karl Michael Hillenbrand
Robin (“Bobby”) Eliot Irvine
John Desmond Lucey
John Joseph O'Brien
Gerald Oliver Rosenvinge
Donald Herron Young
Transitions in End of Life Care: Hospice and Related Developments in Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Complexity and Healthcare: An Introduction
Fat Land: How Americans Became the Fattest People in the World
The Lost Prince
War of words over Iraq
Bioterrorism
A tabloid story
Geese of a different feather
Minerva