Gin lane
Tackling alcohol misuse in the UK
Medication errors caused by junior doctors
Doubts about DOTS
Safety of very tight blood glucose control in type 2 diabetes
Structured education for people with type 2 diabetes
MANAGEMENT OF HAEMORRHOIDS
LONG TERM OUTCOME OF STROKE
FOLLOW UP AFTER BREAST CANCER
POSTGRADUATE PERFORMANCE
QUALITY FAILURES IN THE NHS
QUALITY FAILURES IN THE NHS
QUALITY FAILURES IN THE NHS
QUALITY FAILURES IN THE NHS
MANAGEMENT OF RECURRENT GOUT
OTALGIA ARTICLE RIDES AGAIN
OTALGIA ARTICLE RIDES AGAIN
PRESUMED CONSENT AGAIN
CONSULTANT MOTHERS
THE ERRORS IN OUR WAYS
CLIMATE CHANGE
GP contract delivers on just two of 13 government aims
WHO urges action to fight threat of drug resistant tuberculosis
Study shows difference between antidepressants and placebo is significant only in severe depression
Downward trend in dementia linked to better education and personal wealth
Tests on army volunteers in Israel will be overseen by the health ministry
Scientists meet to agree framework for European biobank
Regulator claims government instructions to foundation hospitals threaten their independence
Pilot scheme asks GPs to give more detail in sickness certificates
95% of women not screened early for sickle cell anaemia
Inquiry finds lack of systematic approach to safety creates risks during childbirth
IN BRIEF
Countries meet to draw up treaty to ban cluster bombs
US confirms federal authority for safety of medical devices
Quebec task force proposes doctors’ fees
Floods in Mozambique result in cholera and displacement
ALL YOU NEED TO READ IN THE OTHER GENERAL JOURNALS
Europe seeks to boost research
Has the hunt for conflicts of interest gone too far?
The dilemma of authorship
From hero to zero
Maximising benefit and minimising harm of screening
Long term efficacy of DOTS regimens for tuberculosis: systematic review
Rates of medication errors among depressed and burnt out residents: prospective cohort study
Effectiveness of the diabetes education and self management for ongoing and newly diagnosed (DESMOND) programme for people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes: cluster randomised controlled trial
“We’d better do it under local”
Diagnosis and management of alcohol use disorders
Care and management of osteoarthritis in adults: summary of NICE guidance
Commentary: controversies in NICE guidance on osteoarthritis
Scientific truth
Artificially low HbA1c associated with ribavirin
Haemochromatosis
Half bottle or half cut?
Why the health secretary’s “well note” is not so swell
Sport and public health—an Olympian challenge?
Drugstore cowboys
We’re all pharmacologists now
Those were the days
Sakhalin Island
William Bryan Jennett
Hyman Davies
Herbert Thomas Foot
James McCaughey Gilmore
Colin George Lake
Alistair John Robertson
Christopher Smallwood Savage
Thomas Stapleton
MINERVA