What counts?
Caring for people with dementia
Cardiovascular risks of calcium supplements in women
Zinc supplements for severe cholera
Coaching to support patients in making decisions
Presumed consent for organ donation : Is an ethical and effective way of dealing with organ donation shortages
OPEN LETTER TO THE GMC : How to investigate complaints
OPEN LETTER TO THE GMC : GMC’s reply
OPEN LETTER TO THE GMC : How many doctors are referred for child protection work?
OPEN LETTER TO THE GMC : GMC statement does not reflect actions
BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA : You have to put your finger in
IMAGING AFTER NECK TRAUMA : Facilitating the Canadian c-spine rule
ETHICS COMMITTEE APPROVAL : Stuff the mannequins
PNEUMONIA : Parliament unites to tackle global problem
DRUG COMPANY PAYMENTS : Speakers should declare funding
INCREASED GP SURGERY HOURS : The milk was spilt some time ago
INCREASED GP SURGERY HOURS : The government, not the BMA, is to blame
TESTOSTERONE SUPPLEMENTATION : An unfortunate juxtaposition of advertisments
NIH needs to tackle conflicts of interest
Conflict in Democratic Republic of Congo claims 5.4 million lives since 1998
US Institute of Medicine recommends new body to assess which treatments work in health care
Pressure mounts to cut US spending on health care
Consortium hopes to sequence genome of 1000 volunteers
Scientists campaign for liberalisation of stem cell law
Scots try to contain costs of free personal care for older people
A fifth of maternity services in England are inadequate, review says
Cancer centre opens in Glasgow
Obstetric care must change if Netherlands is to regain its reputation for safe childbirth
IN BRIEF
Karolinska expels student after finding murder conviction
Strategy to stem the rise of obesity criticised as “feeble fantasy”
Double blind peer reviews are fairer and more objective, say academics
European centre urges HPV vaccination
ALL YOU NEED TO READ IN THE OTHER GENERAL JOURNALS
Is the obesity epidemic exaggerated?
MIND GAMES do they work?
How do we get the measure of patient care?
European regulatory agencies should employ full time statisticians
Value based pricing for NHS drugs: an opportunity not to be missed?
Can France keep its patients happy?
Survival times in people with dementia: analysis from population based cohort study with 14 year follow-up
Vascular events in healthy older women receiving calcium supplementation: randomised controlled trial
Zinc supplementation in children with cholera in Bangladesh: randomised controlled trial
Inguinal hernias
Magnetic resonance imaging in Crohn’s disease
Otalgia
Pink scrubs
The organ donation debate is long overdue
Getting a taste of their own medicine
Beware of expensive imitations
We never talk any more
Flaubert and parrotry
Traumnovelle (Dream Story)
Moses Judah Folkman
Ivo John Carré
David Lionel Gullick
Angela Isabel Jameson
Harold Frazer Lake
Elizabeth Geraldine Helen Rhodes (née Morris)
David Hugh Thomas
MINERVA