Hysterectomy, endometrial destruction, and levonorgestrel releasing intrauterine system (Mirena) for heavy menstrual bleeding: systematic review and meta-analysis of data from individual patients
A guide to imaging for common neurological problems
Acromegaly
Patient groups must reveal corporate sponsorship, urges campaign group
Obituary of past president of German Medical Association omits details of Nazi past, medical historians say
Australian health authorities’?? response criticised after adverse events related to influenza vaccination in children
Experts call for more allergy specialists in UK
Trust missed breast cancer in eight women, review finds
GMC prioritises care of people with learning disabilities
Access to welfare benefits in primary care
Treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding
Predicting which people with psychosocial distress are at risk of becoming dependent on state benefits: analysis of routinely available data
Income needed to achieve a minimum standard of living
Circumcision: Divided we fall
Should NHS funding be ring fenced? Yes
Should the NHS budget be ring fenced? No
What does the white paper mean for hospital consultants?
Better schoolgrounds and pet dogs improve children's activity levels
Open access publication fees at the BMJ
Scottish emergency departments struggle under increased pressure
Poorest people are more likely to die in hospital
NHS may be forced to rely on private auditors, adding to costs
Experts doubt that NHS can scrap mixed sex wards by end of year
An “unforeseen” complication of urinary tract infection in a patient with diabetes
Interpreting composite outcomes in trials
Inconsistent reporting of surrogate outcomes in randomised clinical trials: cohort study
Can user charges make health care more efficient?
Definition, reporting, and interpretation of composite outcomes in clinical trials: systematic review
Foreign body inhalation in children
Making decisions for people with dementia who lack capacity: qualitative study of family carers in UK
Obstetric anal sphincter injury
Minerva
Minerva
Lost without translation?
Peter Twining
Magnetic resonance image of the left ankle
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Odds ratios
All you need to read in the other general journals
The sibyl is faulty
Disparities in breast cancer mortality trends between 30 European countries: retrospective trend analysis of WHO mortality database
Guerilla Surgeon
“We need a short quote”: media training for researchers
Unsyphilised behaviour
What junior doctors need
Contemporary castration: why the modern day eunuch remains invisible
Eleanor Symmers (née Farrell)
UN fears disease outbreak as result of Darfur camp blockade
Alexander Rattray Dow
William Richard Easy
Ross Meuros Paxton
Pakistan sees first suspected cases of cholera
In brief
Terence Telford Chapman
Short term effects of temperature on risk of myocardial infarction in England and Wales: time series regression analysis of the Myocardial Ischaemia National Audit Project (MINAP) registry
Endgames: Relative risks and statistical significance
Determinants of disparities between perceived and physiological risk of falling among elderly people: cohort study
Maintenance treatment with quetiapine versus discontinuation after one year of treatment in patients with remitted first episode psychosis: randomised controlled trial
How long should treatments be continued?
Importance of accurately identifying disease in studies using electronic health records
Fruit and vegetable intake and incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus: systematic review and meta-analysis
How should we define “ageism”?
Can specific fruits and vegetables prevent diabetes?
Might measuring cord pH in itself affect outcome?
Individual dietary intervention is cost effective
Is psychiatry thinking adequately about behaviour?
Metabolic surgery may be more effective
Strategies at Bloor Viaduct
See the opportunities, not the problems
Always something missing in this debate
“Mega-trial” needed
Wider cost benefits of vaccine
The proposal is misguided
Management in primary care
Let us know how we are doing
Cuts
Vitiligo
Delivering the diabetes education and self management for ongoing and newly diagnosed (DESMOND) programme for people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes: cost effectiveness analysis
Evaluating the child who presents with an acute limp
Thomas James Harrison
Michael Richard John Charles Padgham
Paul Joseph D’??Urso
Robert Machemer
Ellis Mary Fraser
George Trevor Nevin Lawson
Public calls for more direct government action to fight health issues
MPs step in to save the UK's only mobile tuberculosis detection unit
Trusts need not wait for NICE appraisal in planning for new drugs, NHS centre says
Hasty transfers from stroke units are “jeopardising” recovery, audit finds
US doctors report shortage of medical isotopes