Management of severe sepsis in patients admitted to Asian intensive care units: prospective cohort study
“No decisions about us without us”? Individual healthcare rationing in a fiscal ice age
Five year survival from breast cancer is lower in deprived areas, says UK report
Environmentalists seek to set research agenda on indoor air pollution
London hospital says it will continue to offer HIV tests to all accident and emergency patients after trial
Peter Thompson
John Anthony Robert Anson
Margaret Aureol Austin
Leslie Russell Davis
Christopher John Goodwill
George Kenneth Mackenzie
GP consortiums must learn from US experience, says expert
Doctor who complained to regulator about weight loss product is sued for libel
Safety of tiotropium
Perinatal outcomes after maternal 2009/H1N1 infection: national cohort study
Mortality associated with tiotropium mist inhaler in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
H1N1 influenza in pregnant women
Are traditional birth attendants good for improving maternal and perinatal health? No
Are traditional birth attendants good for improving maternal and perinatal health? Yes
Association between maternal sleep practices and risk of late stillbirth: a case-control study
Impact of antibiotic resistance
NICE v world on endocarditis prophylaxis
Should pregnant women sleep on their left?
Clinical trials: can technology solve the problem of low recruitment?
Always take a travel history in eosinophilia
The BMJ and the Big Society
What's in a name?
Local authorities should be responsible for public health
Study raises five questions
Evidence of overdiagnosis
In brief
What is mortality denominator?
Report bias favours screening
Study has major shortcomings
Underscreened and undertreated
Authors' reply
Economic benefits of vaccination need to be seen in wider context
Pfizer launches virtual clinical trial
More than half of child labourers work in hazardous conditions
Bean sprouts are identified as cause of E coli outbreak
Germany legislates to boost organ transplant numbers
Treatment of breast infection
Research into treatments for mental illness is under threat
Bahraini doctors deny anti-state activities
Winning hearts
London vaccination summit is “milestone in global health”
The Future Forum proposes major changes to the government's plans for NHS reform
UK government spells out new plan for NHS in England
Heparin
A woman with raised alkaline phosphatase and forearm deformity
Crouching tiger, hidden surgeon
Patient preference trials
Computed tomography through the aortic root
And the Band Played On
Minerva
Minerva
Troubled hearts
The truth hurts
All you need to read in the other general journals
The College of Medicine
Health experts brief US congressional staff members on ways to reduce chronic disease
Measles outbreak in Europe
South Sudan: a nation born in crisis
An early warning for Alzheimer's disease?
Undoing diagnoses
John MacVicarHome from home
For-profit companies will strip NHS assets under proposed reforms
Assisted dying: we are not alone
Defamation threat leaves people “terrified” to publish articles
Better obstetric outcomes
Doctors involved at Winterbourne View hospital may face GMC hearing
Department of Health is not interested in improving quality, inquiry is told
Public health and preventing violence
Prevention of falls through podiatry care
Postural hypotension
Effectiveness of anonymised information sharing and use in health service, police, and local government partnership for preventing violence related injury: experimental study and time series analysis
Effectiveness of a multifaceted podiatry intervention to prevent falls in community dwelling older people with disabling foot pain: randomised controlled trial
Support mounts for a social protection guarantee for the world's most vulnerable people
Abolition of strategic health authorities threatens screening of newborns, expert says
Unethical behaviour by the pharmaceutical industry is putting Canadian children's lives at risk, suggests editorial
UK government's changes to health bill are welcomed by research community
Small voluntary sector groups risk closure, says King's Fund
Judge criticises paediatrician for claiming to know how to assess age of asylum seekers
Health reforms will not succeed without public engagement, say providers
Non-interventional management of acute coronary syndromes
Oral antiplatelet agents clopidogrel and prasugrel for the prevention of cardiovascular events
Ticagrelor versus clopidogrel in patients with acute coronary syndromes intended for non-invasive management: substudy from prospective randomised PLATelet inhibition and patient Outcomes (PLATO) trial
Management of nausea and vomiting in pregnancy
Women told that they must abstain from alcohol in pregnancy, in campaign financed by drinks industry
UK government is likely to give more prominence to scientific advice before emergencies occur
Chinese children with lead poisoning are denied treatment
US “Bad Ad” campaign leads to just five warning letters in its first year