A more independent NHS
Aspirin and cognitive function
Complicated grief after bereavement
Socioeconomic inequalities in health
UK preparedness for pandemic influenza
Bringing public health information together
REDUCED SALT INTAKE : Sodium reduction is enticing, but what is the full recipe?
REDUCED SALT INTAKE : Health protection requires legislation
LOCAL COUNCILS AND HEALTH : Public health must be taken more seriously
PNEUMONIA FROM VENTILATION : Oral decontamination treats the symptom, not the cause
DELIRIUM IN OLDER PEOPLE : Approach is now screening, prevention, and recognition
DELIRIUM IN OLDER PEOPLE : Delirium should be included in guidelines and curriculums
DRUG COST INITIATIVE : Link cost to clinical outcome
BMA: take politics out of NHS
Stroke care is improving in England but not in wales
IN BRIEF
Services don’t match regional variation in heart disease
Patients are shown not to be accurate at detecting medical errors
Number of sperm donors rises in UK despite removal of anonymity
BMA tells doctors to take career breaks in world’s poorest countries
Rembrandt’s Anatomy Lesson to be shown at National Gallery in London
Indian doctors are promised help to fight abuse of prisoners
Israeli surgeon is arrested for suspected organ trafficking
German council demands opt-out system for transplants
Three into two won’t go
WHAT’S NEW IN THE OTHER GENERAL JOURNALS
SEEING RED
TOO MUCH OF A GOOD THING
Exploitation and apology
Should women be offered cholesterol lowering drugs to prevent cardiovascular disease?
Can deceiving patients be morally acceptable?
Bitten by a mouse
Low dose aspirin and cognitive function in the women’s health study cognitive cohort
Social inequalities in self reported health in early old age: follow-up of prospective cohort study
Cognitive behaviour therapy to prevent complicated grief among relatives and spouses bereaved by suicide: cluster randomised controlled trial
Chronic abdominal pain in children
Depression during pregnancy
A finding
CT scanning: too much of a good thing
Why are so many doctors politically illiterate?
Emotional claptrap
Going public
Illness as metaphor
A Mind That Found Itself
Aileen Joy Plant (née Parnell)
Susan Margaret Coupe
Cyril Andrew Haxton
Norah Marion Hudson
Graham Frank Joplin
Michael Alexander McDonald
William Keith Campbell Morgan
Henry Proctor
MINERVA