Routine funduscopy isn't justified in patients with hypertension
Nuclear factory workers are at increased risk of cancer
Psychosocial intervention doesn't improve lumbago
Patients don't mind students in general practice consultations
Living with locked-in syndrome
Academic medicine, where are you headed?
Don't use hip spica in kids with femoral fracture
Where are the leaders?
NHS foundation trusts
Epilepsy and driving
Regulating herbal medicines in the UK
The quest for quality in the NHS: still searching?
Lifestyle contributes most to distribution of cancer, report says
In brief
Meadow defends his role in conviction of Sally Clark
Humanising “an intimidating instrument”
Doctors campaign for ban on smoking in enclosed public places
Study highlights insensitivity of PSA screening
Foundation trusts revel in new powers, report says
US doctors and public favour annual check ups
Medieval guide warns that sex is harmful for people with "dry breathing"
WHO puts abortifacients on its essential drug list
GPs appear before GMC accused of missing warning signs in deaths of Shipman's patients
UK will launch European health insurance card in September
Government unveils new approach to emergency care
Aspirin does not prevent cancer, and vitamin E does not prevent heart disease or cancer
Home test shows sex of fetus at five weeks of pregnancy
Shining a light on suffering
What's new in the other general journals
Value of routine funduscopy in patients with hypertension: systematic review
Randomised controlled trials for the BMJ need to be registered
Risk of cancer after low doses of ionising radiation: retrospective cohort study in 15 countries
Effect of introduction of integrated out of hours care in England: observational study
Should treatment of (sub)acute low back pain be aimed at psychosocial prognostic factors? Cluster randomised clinical trial in general practice
Early psychosocial interventions for low back pain in primary care
A gnashing of teeth
Impact on patients of expanded, general practice based, student teaching: observational and qualitative study
What the educators are saying
The patient's journey: Living with locked-in syndrome
A little understanding
Displaced populations and long term humanitarian assistance
Five futures for academic medicine: the ICRAM scenarios
Europe in transition
Universities have a vital role
The future for medical education
How far is the future?
Challenging the patience of patients
Calcium and vitamin D in preventing fractures : Vitamin K supplementation has powerful effect
Calcium and vitamin D in preventing fractures : Dietary intake of calcium needs to be considered
Calcium and vitamin D in preventing fractures : Data are not sufficient to show inefficacy
Calcium and vitamin D in preventing fractures : Author's reply
Vitamin D deficiency may have role in chronic low back pain
Participants in research : Routine extrapolation of randomised controlled trials is absurd
Participants in research : Patients in clinical trials are protected by consumer regulation
Participants in research : Contract to run a trial should include patient-researchers in steering groups
Surveying the literature from animal experiments : Systematic review and meta-analysis are important contributions
Surveying the literature from animal experiments : Avoidance of bias is objective of systematic reviews, not meta-analysis
Horizon: Does the MMR Jab Cause Autism? : Has the fat lady sung then?
Horizon: Does the MMR Jab Cause Autism? : We cannot win
Anger is the weed, hate is the tree
Rodney Saville Sneath
Advice
Douglas James Arthur Clarke
Ruth Elizabeth Crookes (née McMullan)
Anthony (“Tony”) Richard Curtis
Stuart Richard Foster
Denis Parr
Stanley Buchanan Sloan
David Wise
Trauma Africa
The Drug Trial: Nancy Olivieri and the Science Scandal that Rocked the Hospital for Sick Children
Hit parade
The gateway to high society
Are public inquiries losing their independence?
Death and taxes
Minerva