Congestion charging and the walking classes
New guidelines on the management of asthma
Safety and efficacy of interventional procedures
Not to be taken as directed
Sudden death in the shadows of epilepsy
US seniors group attacks pharmaceutical industry “fronts”
United Kingdom finally bans tobacco advertising
In brief
Lack of care homes blamed for delays in discharge of old people
GMC suspends doctor for research fraud
US given more time to consider cheap drugs deal for poor nations
Structure of the NHS mirrors feudal society
Rate of misdiagnosis of childhood epilepsy “may not be unusual”
Plans for foundation trusts could spark pay spiral
Wellcome Trust announces new award scheme
Threat of war is affecting mental health of Iraqi children, says report
Short and long term mortality associated with foodborne bacterial gastrointestinal infections: registry based study
Commentary: matched cohorts can be useful
Submitting articles to the BMJ
Prognostic indicators of early and late death in children admitted to district hospital in Kenya: cohort study
Cross sectional survey of meningococcal C immunisation in children looked after by local authorities and those living at home
Herd immunity from meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccination in England: database analysis
The war against quackery in Germany
Effect of public education aimed at early diagnosis of malignant melanoma: cohort comparison study
Dying from cancer in developed and developing countries: lessons from two qualitative interview studies of patients and their carers
Association between practice size and quality of care of patients with ischaemic heart disease: cross sectional study
Courtesy towards NHS staff is a must
Patients' consent preferences for research uses of information in electronic medical records: interview and survey data
Forthcoming BMJ theme issues (provisional dates and titles)
Leishmaniasis: new approaches to disease control
Fatal dysnatraemia caused by elective colonoscopy
Sociable medicine
Evaluation
Problems with UK government's risk sharing scheme for assessing drugs for multiple sclerosis
Wholly, holy, holey
Indiscriminate investigations have adverse effects
Simple presentation of test accuracy may lead to inflated disease probabilities
Effect of computerised evidence based guidelines
Effect of computerised evidence based guidelines
Effect of computerised evidence based guidelines
Effect of computerised evidence based guidelines
Effect of computerised evidence based guidelines
Effect of computerised evidence based guidelines
Novartis was not in breach of code for “inventing” disease
Assortative mating may explain spouses' risk of same disease
Drug misuse should always be considered in young people with impaired consciousness
Unit of analysis errors should be clarified in meta-analyses
GPs can separate oncological wheat from chaff
Look before you flush
Open letter to Tony Blair: Call to prevent escalating violence
Ronald Black
Basil George Bagot Christie
Phyllis Mary Edwards
Arthur Swindale (“Stubbs”) Hughes
Lynne Jacob
Alexander Mavor Knox
Peter Lomax
Ronald Crum MacLeod
Archibald Mckenzie McGregor
Byomkes (“Sona”) Mitra
Joan Gladys Harcourt Norris
Bernard Joseph Peck
David Graham Sargant
Sam Pullar Smith
Heroin Century
Heroin Addiction Care and Control: The British System 1916-1984
A History of Scottish Medicine
Enterprising Women: The Garretts and their Circle
Cot Death Mothers: The Witch Hunt
Traffic congestion
Life as a medical secretary—a new learning experience for the aspiring consultant
Busted
Minerva