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Trial outcomes are applicable to all comparable patients
Hip x rays help to predict worsening of osteoarthritis
1 in 8 Indian women report chronic fatigue
RCTs can't properly assess effectiveness of acupuncture
Prevalence of asthma in Finland hasn't stabilised
Aspirin + PPI is safer than clopidogrel if patient has history of GI bleeding
Simple problems please, and one at a time
Stem cell therapy: hope or hype?
Aid after disasters
Management of stroke in childhood
Clever searching for evidence
Participants in research
GMC challenges court ruling on end of life decisions
Private sector operations to rise from 4% to 11% of total
In brief
Bill Gates says rich governments are failing the developing world
FDA needs more sophisticated approach to drug safety
Chemotherapy and hormonal treatments improve the 15 year survival rate for breast cancer
Research suggests thrombolysis is effective for acute ischaemic stroke
UK group puts £74m into research infrastructure
MEPs vote to end right of individuals to opt out of 48 hour week
WHO should take the lead in combating obesity
Doctor who exaggerated child abuse is cleared of misconduct
Row breaks out over paying for artificial nutrition in Germany
Many US doctors do not want to share performance data with patients
Medical journals are corrupted by dependence on drug companies
WHO admits to “blundering around” in fight against avian flu
A Blairite before Blair?
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Hospital indicators of poor sexual health
What's new this month in BMJ Journals
Systematic review to determine whether participation in a trial influences outcome
Optimal search strategies for retrieving scientifically strong studies of treatment from Medline: analytical survey
Medical dress code
Role of radiography in predicting progression of osteoarthritis of the hip: prospective cohort study
Trends in prevalence of asthma and allergy in Finnish young men: nationwide study, 1966-2003
Changes in atopy over a quarter of a century, based on cross sectional data at three time periods
Analysis of the distribution of time that patients spend in emergency departments
Submitting articles to the BMJ
Chronic fatigue in developing countries: population based survey of women in India
A little give and take
More common skin infections in children
Humanitarian assistance: standards, skills, training, and experience
Characteristic and incidental (placebo) effects in complex interventions such as acupuncture
Building on the GMC's achievements
Cardiologists embrace new terminology
Secondary prevention of heart disease with statins
Secondary prevention of heart disease with statins
Secondary prevention of heart disease with statins
Secondary prevention of heart disease with statins
Using antibiotics in suspected haemolytic-uraemic syndrome
Using antibiotics in suspected haemolytic-uraemic syndrome
HIV/AIDS demographics in US county and southeast England are similar
Crusading for change in the Catholic Church
Crusading for change in the Catholic Church
Evidence on youth suicide prevention highlights research gaps
Access controls on
Access controls on
Prevailing publishing system is irrevocably broken
William Paton Cleland
John Andrew Burton
Margaret Curtis (née Fisher)
Eric Kay Gardner
Stuart Hishon
Joseph Lowry
Timothy Andrew Plunkett
Francis Weir Wigzell
The March of Unreason: Science, Democracy, and the New Fundamentalism
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Issues and Controversies
The rise of reality science
Text messaging and breaking bad news
Compassionate care