Different methods for managing miscarriage have same infection rates
Identifying patients’ agendas improves consultations
To call your patient after a suicide attempt may help
Alcohol drinking patterns have different CHD outcomes in men and women
Insecticide treated curtains and water jar covers control dengue vector
Many people report pain for a long time after a stroke
Taking a stand
Spontaneous miscarriage in the first trimester
How much and how often should we drink?
Patient agendas in primary care
Information and intelligence for healthy populations
The palliative role of orthopaedics
Having fewer hospital beds does not mean less health care
Attorney general is to intervene in case of expert witness immunity
In brief
Report gives snapshot health research funding in the UK
Amnesty says human rights have been eclipsed by “war on terror”
Human rights group calls on Israel to save Palestinian health services
Consultants’ pay goes up, but productivity goes down, MPs told
Doctors’ faith in the GMC falls, while that of the public rises
Science meets art in exhibition of the role of botanical specimens in medicine
WHO calls for registration of all clinical trials
Dutch patients are warned against stem cell treatment
Sudanese health minister’s advocacy of condoms sparks controversy
Secret report surfaces: Pfizer was at fault in Nigerian drug tests
EU tightens regulations on food labelling
Derbyshire primary care trust “failed to consult” over contract
WHO’s director general dies
Half a million children a year die of AIDS through lack of drugs
Management of miscarriage: expectant, medical, or surgical? Results of randomised controlled trial (miscarriage treatment (MIST) trial)
Effect of patient completed agenda forms and doctors’ education about the agenda on the outcome of consultations: randomised controlled trial
Effect of telephone contact on further suicide attempts in patients discharged from an emergency department: randomised controlled study
Prospective study of alcohol drinking patterns and coronary heart disease in women and men
Effective control of dengue vectors with curtains and water container covers treated with insecticide in Mexico and Venezuela: cluster randomised trials
My worst day
Management of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
For surgeons
The simplest statistical test: how to check for a difference between treatments
Recurrent diabetic ketoacidosis after changing pen devices for insulin injection
A cautionary tale
What’s new in the other general journals
NICE work
Review of NICE’s recommendations, 1999–2005
How NICE may be outflanked
Lipid lowering drugs in diabetes : Abstract was misleading
Lipid lowering drugs in diabetes : Absolute risk reduction is what counts
Lipid lowering drugs in diabetes : Lipid lowering has ophthalmic benefits
End of contract for Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin : Cost cutting, or worse?
End of contract for Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin : Bulletin is value for money
End of contract for Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin : Choices
End of contract for Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin : Australian Prescriber was resurrected
Inhaled insulin : Evidence based or industry driven medicine?
Inhaled insulin : Concerns remain
Spain’s high rate of organ donation may hinge on local use
Australian public’s views on privacy and health research
Dame Janet’s disappointments : Shipman case is a stick to beat the medical profession with
Dame Janet’s disappointments : Dame Janet’s indignation helps no one
Dame Janet’s disappointments : It’s not that easy to keep an eye on each other
Not so fast with vacuums and maggots as firstline treatment
Access to emergency care in Palestinian West Bank : Study seems not to have been critically appraised
Access to emergency care in Palestinian West Bank : Methods were incomplete
Access to emergency care in Palestinian West Bank : Interpretation of results is flawed
Humanitarian crisis in Israeli occupied territories
Roger Bryce-Smith
Cecil Cameron Ewing
Berta (“Betty”) Gol
Harry Hanson
Khalid Karam
Kumaran (“Bob”) Ratnasingham
Howard Watson
James Neville Frederick West
NHS: The Musical!
HIV is changing the face of tropical medicine
Rugby union should ban contested scrums
Advice to science writers