Laparascopic donor nephrectomy minimises donor discomfort
How effective are antipsychotic treatments in the community?
Community hospitals are cost effective for post-acute care of elderly patients
Consider subarachnoid haemorrhage
Don’t believe the relative risks and odds ratios in abstracts
Topical steroids are better than leukotriene receptor antagonists at relieving nasal symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis
The clear vision of outsiders
Quality of life after donor nephrectomy
Europe’s mental health strategy
Reforms to NHS commissioning in England
Psychological and social interventions for schizophrenia
Trans fatty acids and coronary heart disease
MPs give independent treatment centres a poor report
Number of C difficile cases rises
In brief
Chief medical officer calls for rewards to improve clinical practice
Bush vetoes bill to expand stem cell research
Humanitarian corridors are critical for aid
Israel attacks Red Cross ambulances
Hizbollah rocket hits hospital
Court acts on Israel’s poorly enforced workplace smoking ban
Cancer is more likely in children from rich, rural British families
Circulatory diseases are Europe’s biggest killer
New Orleans doctor is charged with giving lethal injections during floods
Leukaemia drugs can lead to heart failure
US women doctors lag behind men in publishing in top journals
US national academies of science panellists are accused of financial conflicts
NICE advises a more personalised approach to postnatal care
NICE issues new guidance to improve the treatment of bipolar disorder
Senior doctors criticise government report on allergy treatment
Comparison of laparoscopic and mini incision open donor nephrectomy: single blind, randomised controlled clinical trial
Effectiveness of antipsychotic treatments in a nationwide cohort of patients in community care after first hospitalisation due to schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder: observational follow-up study
A cost effectiveness analysis within a randomised controlled trial of post-acute care of older people in a community hospital
Believability of relative risks and odds ratios in abstracts: cross sectional study
Diphtheria
Subarachnoid haemorrhage
Who decides?
Malaria: an update on treatment of adults in non-endemic countries
A bipolar story
Future treatments
A proper doctor knows everything
What’s new in the other general journals
An independent NHS?
Democratic control is essential
A third way
NHS authority may not fix what isn’t really broken
Steadying the NHS
Consent for the use of personal medical data in research
No health safety net for failed asylum seekers and others in UK
New immigration rules and future of maxillofacial surgery
Female genital mutilation: whose problem, whose solution?
Female genital mutilation: whose problem, whose solution?
East and West: worlds apart in cataract surgery
Test for quinolone resistance in typhoid fever
Local ethics committees and specialised research
Opting in or out of electronic patient records
Opting in or out of electronic patient records
Proposal: two part payment scheme for live kidney donors
Royal college denies rewriting child protection history
Fred Epstein
John Frederick Arthur Fenton
Peter Wynne Harvey
Cecil Wilfred Dickens Lewis
Daphne Mary Pearson (née Yates)
Henry Maurice (“Harry”) Rapport
Eric Stefanuti
Hubert John (“Paddy”) Warrick
Nurses get a tongue lashing
Plundering the Public Sector: How New Labour are Letting Consultants Run Off with £70 Billion of our Money
The Practice of Reform in Health, Medicine and Science, 1500–2000
Learning from the Russians
Beauty and the obese
Minerva