Lives lived
Diagnosis of peripheral arterial disease of the lower limb
Provision of primary care in different countries
Transition of care in children with chronic disease
Tamiflu and neuropsychiatric disturbance in adolescents
Rosiglitazone and implications for pharmacovigilance
DOCTORS AND ALCOHOL : Investing in alcohol is no longer responsible
SAFER PLAY IN RUGBY : Time to address safety in the tackle
PTSD IN NORTHERN IRELAND : Tell us more
SKIN BIOPSY : Watch out for digital nerves
ROSIGLITAZONE AND HEART DEATHS : Glycaemic control is a myth
HELPING THE WORLD’S POOR : Let’s help doctors work in the third world
TRIALS AND ELECTRONIC RECORDS : A frightening industry proposal
FDA places “black box” warning on antidiabetes drugs
Russian clinical research is threatened by ban
Gates Foundation funds new institute for global health data
NHS IT system must use unique identifiers to achieve potential
NICE reviews its guidance against sequential use of anti-TNF drugs for arthritis
Community care could prevent deaths of thousands of severely malnourished children
Women should be followed for longer after breast cancer
Strike cripples health services in South Africa
Mortality from 12 top causes in US is still higher among men
US parents take government to court over MMR vaccine claims
IN BRIEF
Hearings highlight mistakes in case of tuberculosis patient
NHS ends the year £500m in surplus but still faces underlying deficits
New regulations aim to prevent international health crises
Government says it is consigning waiting lists to history
WHAT’S NEW IN THE OTHER GENERAL JOURNALS
THE COURSE LEFT OUT IN THE COLD
Why don’t journalists mention the data?
Don’t blame it all on the bogey
What’s so precious about originality?
Should folic acid fortification be mandatory?
How effective are expert patient (lay led) education programmes for chronic disease?
Duplex ultrasonography, magnetic resonance angiography, and computed tomography angiography for diagnosis and assessment of symptomatic, lower limb peripheral arterial disease: systematic review
Diagnostic scope of and exposure to primary care physicians in Australia, New Zealand, and the United States: cross sectional analysis of results from three national surveys
An event that changed our lives
Acute coronary syndromes without ST segment elevation
Minerva
ABC of Clinical Electrocardiography: Conditions not primarily affecting the heart
Obituary: Arthur Hamilton Crisp
Obituary: John Cosh
Cystic fibrosis
A RESEARCHER’S PERSPECTIVE
Established corticosteroid creams should be applied only once daily in patients with atopic eczema
Chronic kidney disease
Communication: the forgotten palliative care emergency
Fractured: picking up the pieces
110%
Jobs for the boys
The casualties of Waugh
Extensile exposure
Miles Weatherall and Josephine Alice Coreen Weatherall (née Ogston)
Khalid Tariq Al Naib
William Bingham
Stuart Gordon Adam Forsyth
Robert John Jameson
Geoffrey Laurence Scott
Anthony Robert (“Bob”) Teuten
ADVICE
MINERVA