Pregnant smokers don't quit after motivational interviews
Acupuncture cuts days with tension-type headache
Russian doctors vary widely in interpreting chest x rays
Twin and preterm births fell after change in IVF
Bug busting kit of combs increases eradication of head lice
Treating gestational diabetes improves neonatal outcomes
More confused—but better informed
The failure of antibiotics to prevent heart attacks
Combing and combating head lice
Why the next census needs to ask about language
English emergency care varies widely, commission finds
London think tank warns of backlash over deadlines
In brief
Korea pushes forward on cloning front
Simple measures can predict death in malnourished children
Drug only helps slightly to keep shift workers awake at night
Avian flu pandemic could be brought under control in three weeks
NHS research programme to be transformed
What's new in the other general journals
Length of hospital stay and subsequent emergency readmission
What's new this month in BMJ Journals
Randomised controlled trial of home based motivational interviewing by midwives to help pregnant smokers quit or cut down
Acupuncture in patients with tension-type headache: randomised controlled trial
Variability in interpretation of chest radiographs among Russian clinicians and implications for screening programmes: observational study
Temporal trends in multiple births after in vitro fertilisation in Sweden, 1982-2001: a register study
Rabid responses
Single blind, randomised, comparative study of the Bug Buster kit and over the counter pediculicide treatments against head lice in the United Kingdom
A late diagnosis
Early practical experience and the social responsiveness of clinical education: systematic review
The challenges of systematic reviews of educational research
What the educators are saying
Young people's access to tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs
Weapons of mass destruction—threats and responses
Effect of media portrayals of removal of children's tissue on UK tumour bank
Timing of tracheostomy in adult patients
Timing of tracheostomy in adult patients
Timing of tracheostomy in adult patients
Shaving for head lice is unnecessary and distressing
Childhood obstructive sleep apnoea
Childhood obstructive sleep apnoea
Childhood obstructive sleep apnoea
Childhood obstructive sleep apnoea
Baby growth needs proper re-evaluation
Teaching students in general practice can affect patients' blood pressure
Mary Helen “Molly” Hargan (née McLaren)
Walter Henderson
Mahir Shakir Mahir
Mohan Lal Poddar
Donald Ingram Rice
Nazi Medicine and the Nuremberg Trials: From Medical War Crimes to Informed Consent
The House of Obsessive Compulsives
Front page pill pushers
Drug companies face the music
Moving on from Shipman
Healthism and eugenics