Alcohol screening in general practice is not effective
Morphine improves intractable dyspnoea
Parathyroidectomy is better than conservative management
Heart failure is more common but has better prognosis in South Asian patients
Prehospital life support in trauma patients should be questioned
Patient involvement in healthcare decisions is hard on doctors
Warming diptheria-tetanus vaccines doesn't reduce pain
Be bold and be sensible
In vitro fertilisation for all?
Death in heat waves
Polypharmacy and comorbidity in heart failure
Voice pathology in the United Kingdom
Social anxiety disorder
World Trade Organization finally agrees cheap drugs deal
Psychiatrist faces GMC hearing
In brief
US paediatricians call for checks for childhood obesity
European society issues guidelines on cardiovascular disease
Results of inquiry into allegations of research fraud remain secret
Fire eating is bad for your health
Traces of Agent Orange are found in food in Vietnam
Ireland leads the way for Europe in banning smoking in the workplace
Randomised, double blind, placebo controlled crossover trial of sustained release morphine for the management of refractory dyspnoea
Prognosis for South Asian and white patients newly admitted to hospital with heart failure in the United Kingdom: historical cohort study
Cohort study on effects of parathyroid surgery on multiple outcomes in primary hyperparathyroidism
Prehospital tracheal intubation in severely injured patients: a Danish observational study
Risk of adenocarcinoma in Barrett's oesophagus: population based study
Wage-earning school children
Screening in brief intervention trials targeting excessive drinkers in general practice: systematic review and meta-analysis
Acute low back pain
The importance of patient preferences in treatment decisions—challenges for doctors
A history lesson
A mixture of medication
Reforming clinical research and development in England
United Kingdom research governance strategy
Patients' voices are needed in debates on euthanasia
US agrees to cheap drug imports—as Florida officials break fake drugs ring
Cultural safety and the health of adolescents
Submitting articles to the BMJ
Measuring inconsistency in meta-analyses
The open-air treatment of surgical tuberculosis
Medical ethics, the Israeli Medical Association, and the state of the World Medical Association : Open letter to the BMA
Medical ethics, the Israeli Medical Association, and the state of the World Medical Association : Reply from the BMA
Images of war: patients' best interests are paramount
Tackling India's HIV epidemic : HIV drugs support HIV prevention work
Tackling India's HIV epidemic : India should disregard advice
Is testing everyone for HIV logical?
Surgeon specific mortality in adult cardiac surgery : Quality of data is important
Surgeon specific mortality in adult cardiac surgery : Higher risk cases need also to be assessed
Surgeon is only one influence on outcome
Do patients need to read research? : Cochrane consumer network can help patients
Do patients need to read research? : Knowledge is power
Reminding patients by text message : Try reverse billing
Reminding patients by text message : Why do texts need sponsorship?
Reminding patients by text message : Text reminders could lead to increased health inequalties
Louis Lasagna
Roderick Macrae Campbell
David John Chapman
Harold Logan Courtenay
Cecil Herbert Cousins
John Alexander Forbes
Richard Lindley Norris
Osmond Nicholas Roussel
Terence Willifer Young
Better than Well: American Medicine Meets the American Dream
Safe Food: Bacteria, Biotechnology and Bioterrorism
A Few Short Notes on Tropical Butterflies
Silent Scourge: Children, Pollution, and Why Scientists Disagree
Paradigm shift