Treatment options for alcoholism haven't advanced
Chronic stress protects from breast cancer
Did cardiovascular prevention guidelines go over the top?
Extension studies need tighter ethical scrutiny
Women doctors are challenging entrenched attitudes in the UK
Reserve angiography and revascularisation for high risk patients with ongoing ischaemia
The kindness of strangers
Is the UN broken, and can we fix it?
Funding the public health response to terrorism
British drinking: a suitable case for treatment?
Regulating the drugs industry transparently
SSRIs and gastrointestinal bleeding
US government declares emergency after Hurricane Katrina
In brief
FDA official resigns over emergency contraception decision
Criticism of US fetal pain study escalates
Global Fund calls for increased AIDS funding
Newer antihypertensive therapy reduces cardiovascular events
UK government fails to tackle weaknesses in drug industry
Study highlights extent of medication errors in hospitals
Health consequences after Chernobyl disaster are less than feared
Dutch government rejects tough measures on genital mutilation
Passive smoking increases children's risk of nasal cancer
European public are unaware of heart failure symptoms
Imported syringes triggered meningitis in Sri Lanka
UK research funding bodies unite against bioterrorism threat
UK GP activity exceeds expectations
Judges support doctors' decision to stop treating dying man
What's new in the other general journals
Variation in operation rates by primary care trust
What's new this month in BMJ Journals
Effectiveness of treatment for alcohol problems: findings of the randomised UK alcohol treatment trial (UKATT)
Cost effectiveness of treatment for alcohol problems: findings of the randomised UK alcohol treatment trial (UKATT)
Self reported stress and risk of breast cancer: prospective cohort study
Estimating the high risk group for cardiovascular disease in the Norwegian HUNT 2 population according to the 2003 European guidelines: modelling study
Disease and fashion
Intellectual aptitude tests and A levels for selecting UK school leaver entrants for medical school
The benefits of aptitude testing for selecting medical students
Transformational leadership
What the educators are saying
In utero magnetic resonance imaging for brain and spinal abnormalities in fetuses
What is health information?
Women doctors and their careers: what now?
Open label extension studies: research or marketing?
The rules
Labour's “Black report” moment?
Making prison health care more efficient
Making prison health care more efficient
Preventing severe infection after splenectomy
Preventing severe infection after splenectomy
Preventing severe infection after splenectomy
Embracing Cicely Saunders's concept of total pain
Cardiac impairment or heart failure?
Cardiac impairment or heart failure?
Cardiac impairment or heart failure?
Cardiac impairment or heart failure?
Cardiac impairment or heart failure?
John H C Ho
Mohammed Hussain Al Saadi (“Abu Alaa”)
Barnett Hilary Bass
Advice
Keith Bernard Rogers
Norman Ronald Sales
The Healing Touch: 500 years of Scots in sickness and health
Who's Who in Orthopedics
Asylum
Health care in the eye of the storm
Revalidation: a view from Africa
The past is another country
Minerva