The doctor who became a shepherd
Childhood asthma
Effects of a physiotherapy and occupational therapy intervention on mobility and activity in care home residents: a cluster randomised controlled trial
Closing the evidence gap in integrative medicine
The future of social care in England
QRISK may be less useful
Minerva
Minerva
If less is more, how much is zero?
HPA advice on antipyretics does not contradict NICE
Management is more than pills
WHO values health directly
The myth of complexity
Rules are different in diabetes
All you need to read in the other general journals
Bespoke cohort studies needed
ASSIGN, QRISK, and validation
Authors' reply
More on quality of care
Robert Derzon
Quality reflects leadership
Drug related deaths continue to rise in the UK
American Cancer Society calls for more balance in reporting of tamoxifen risk study
New rules on controlled drugs would identify a Shipman sooner, says regulator
Doctors try to get speakers to boycott international conference chaired by plagiarist
In brief
Perverse financial incentives reward poor quality care, says report
Tennis elbow
A box of tricks
Transient loss of consciousness and a heart murmur
Stroke quiz
Statistical significance and confidence intervals
Applying quality improvement approaches to health care
In clear sight
Poisoning
BMJ lends its support to 10:10 climate change campaign
Global warming is more harmful for people with respiratory problems, warns specialist society
The cyclopaths
Hippocrates, Michael Jackson, and medical ethics
Health aid is not distributed according to need, WHO says
Rising cost of care in rich countries is driving patients to seek treatment in developing nations
Barrie R Jones
UN calls for safe humanitarian corridors in northern Yemen as conflict escalates
We aren't the champions
The battle for hearts and minds
China starts to move away from using organs from executed prisoners for transplantations
Expect the unexpected
GMC is to instruct all GPs to talk to dying patients about organ donation
Preoperative risk assessment for bleeding and thromboembolism
Equity, waiting times, and NHS reforms: retrospective study
Thigh circumference and risk of heart disease and premature death: prospective cohort study
Thigh circumference and risk of heart disease and premature death
Outcomes and costs of primary care surveillance and intervention for overweight or obese children: the LEAP 2 randomised controlled trial
Calibrated response to emerging infections
Drug industry must be regulated more tightly in recession, says think tank
US doctors and psychologists more complicit in torture than previously thought
Malignant melanoma
Synaesthesia
Dorothy Jane Oluman ffoulkes-Crabbe
Alexander Laird Brown
Robert Miles Swinburne
Brian Fenton Brearley
Klaus Guenter Heymann
Derek Gordon
Ahmed AL-Mulaheg
Abdulrahman Bashir AL-Sadi
Safety review shows increased reporting of adverse incidents with drugs in NHS