Instrumental delivery makes future vaginal delivery more likely
Water delivery helps labour progress
Do in-hospital opportunistic interventions help problem drinking?
Risk of stroke after TIA or minor stroke is unexpectedly high
Indian students use tobacco dentifrice
Occult coeliac disease can be detected in childhood
Prolonged antithrombotics do not improve unstable coronary syndrome
The sudden death of a child
Secondary prevention for stroke and transient ischaemic attacks
Compulsory screening of immigrants for tuberculosis and HIV
Portable echocardiography
Screening without evidence of efficacy
British cancer death rates fell by 12% between 1972 and 2002
FDA advisory panel calls for suicide warnings over new antidepressants
In brief
Patients can be made to have HIV test to protect doctor
Quebec will make doctors disclose their HIV status
Women are being let down in efforts to stem HIV/AIDS
Another HRT trial is stopped early
Spanish drug editor wins case brought by Merck, Sharp & Dohme
WHO investigates possible human to human transmission of avian flu
Ethnic minority groups criticise US report on healthcare disparities
Doing as well as thinking
Could joining EU club spell disaster for the new members?
Outcome of subsequent pregnancy three years after previous operative delivery in the second stage of labour: cohort study
Randomised controlled trial of labouring in water compared with standard of augmentation for management of dystocia in first stage of labour
Effectiveness of opportunistic brief interventions for problem drinking in a general hospital setting: systematic review
Population based intervention to change back pain beliefs: three year follow up population survey
Undiagnosed coeliac disease at age seven: population based prospective birth cohort study
Use of tobacco products as dentifrice among adolescents in India: questionnaire study
Blood pressure, haemorrhagic stroke, and ischaemic stroke: the Korean national prospective occupational cohort study
Clamming up
Population based study of early risk of stroke after transient ischaemic attack or minor stroke: implications for public education and organisation of services
Promoting smoking cessation in general practice
Scottish general practitioners' willingness to take part in a post-retirement retention scheme: questionnaire survey
Persistent crying in babies
Investigating sudden unexpected deaths in infancy and childhood and caring for bereaved families: an integrated multiagency approach
Pepys and blood transfusion?
Severe hypocalcaemia after being given intravenous bisphosphonate
Treating nausea and vomiting during pregnancy: case progression
Assessment of dependence and motivation to stop smoking
New providers in UK health care
Expelling patients 1778
Changing clinical behaviour by making guidelines specific
A nanny's stamina
Long term mortality after starvation during the Leningrad siege
Long term mortality after starvation during the Leningrad siege
Long term mortality after starvation during the Leningrad siege
Critical care outreach team's effect on patient outcome
Critical care outreach team's effect on patient outcome
Critical care outreach team's effect on patient outcome
Treatment of unilateral visual impairment on preschool vision screening
Treatment of unilateral visual impairment on preschool vision screening
Treatment of unilateral visual impairment on preschool vision screening
Treatment of unilateral visual impairment on preschool vision screening
Volunteer counsellors for supporting breast feeding
Volunteer counsellors for supporting breast feeding
American medicine meets the American dream
American medicine meets the American dream
Low prices for HIV drugs are only one step forward
Older people and the “patient centred” NHS
Older people and the “patient centred” NHS
Older people and the “patient centred” NHS
Cure is better than prevention
Deborah Doniach
Alex Cubie
Brian James Darby
Peter Cardwell Elmes
John Hamer
Sir Aubrey Gordon “Jack” Leacock
John Stuart Lyon
Peter Renton
Brian Richards
Flu: A Medical Mystery
Grand Rounds
The Oath: A Surgeon Under Fire
Constructing RSI: Belief and Desire
The strange world of private medicine
Dear diary
Minerva