Interpreting diagnostic accuracy studies for patient care
Row erupts over study of HPV vaccine in 23 000 girls in India
Obesity exposé offers slim pickings
Direct primary care: a new system for general practice
Care can't get better until complaints are heard
Global war on drugs is a major factor driving HIV pandemic, report warns
Up to two thirds of the 100 trusts yet to reach foundation status will not make it
Perioperative management of patients taking treatment for chronic pain
Derivation and validation of age and temperature specific reference values and centile charts to predict lower respiratory tract infection in children with fever: prospective observational study
Assessing respiratory rate for children with fever
Should clinicians edit Wikipedia to engage a wider world web?
Multimodal analgesia is central to alleviating pain in pancreatic adenocarcinoma
Systematic review did not consider problem of treatment effects
Time to compare impact and feasibility of prediction models in real life
Authors' reply to Noble and colleagues and Liew and colleagues
Where are we with transparency over performance of doctors and institutions?
Thrombotic events after discontinuing dabigatran: rebound or resumption?
A better way of sharing patient safety information is needed
German court rules that self employed doctors are exempt from charges of bribery
Evidence does exist for Family Intervention Projects
TREAD adds little to the evidence
Study's conclusion is misleading and ill considered
Media reports fuelled by authors' claims
Authors' reply to Davies and colleagues, Donnelly, and Pilling and Anderson
Panel calls for FDA to issue safety advice for metal-on-metal hip replacements
Closure of GP practice in Camden was a casualty of NHS changes, says inquiry
In brief
Women have had “harrowing” experiences over PIP implants scandal
Draft bill on assisted dying opens for consultation
GlaxoSmithKline is fined record $3bn in US
Doctors will see increased demand during Olympics despite preparations
John Cecil Nicholson Wakeley
Louis Joseph Rosin
Kathleen Mary McCartie
Sakalakalavathy Umachandran
Akhil Kapur
John Stuart Gregory
Dora Janet Burman Savage
Effect of adding a diagnostic aid to best practice to manage suspicious pigmented lesions in primary care: randomised controlled trial
Adverse events with intravitreal injection of vascular endothelial growth factor inhibitors: nested case-control study
Identifying melanomas in primary care: can we do better?
Ensuring that women have access to safe abortion is “pro-life”
Health and disease in 85 year olds: baseline findings from the Newcastle 85+ cohort study
The NHS must change or die
Pearson's correlation coefficient
All you need to read in the other general journals
Capturing patients' lives
Meta-analysis confirms raised risk of bladder cancer from pioglitazone
Exclusive! Journalist admits to getting it wrong
Bad medicine: chest examination
Measure your team's performance, and publish the results
Japanese doctor is heading for record number of retracted research papers
Hospitals are failing patients at end of life
Screening for Chlamydia trachomatis
Cost effectiveness of abdominal aortic aneurysm screening and rescreening in men in a modern context: evaluation of a hypothetical cohort using a decision analytical model
Effectiveness of yearly, register based screening for chlamydia in the Netherlands: controlled trial with randomised stepped wedge implementation
Babies born at 37-38 weeks lag academically eight years later
Urgent action is needed to improve care of patients with chronic pain, says report
Any foreseeable growth in NHS will “feel like a cut” because of demographics and cost inflation, report says
Taking folic acid at start of pregnancy seems to lower risk of cleft lip and palate
Mark Walport will be next UK government chief scientific adviser, cabinet office announces
NHS boards see telehealth only as a means of saving money, warns expert
Three children's heart surgery units to close 13 years after Bristol inquiry
FDA approves “instant” HIV home test
NHS bill for compensation exceeds £1bn for the first time
Active management of the third stage of labour
Is surgery a magic bullet against diabetes?
More than 30 NHS organisations end 2011-12 in debt totalling £356m
Reorganisation of public health in England is “a terrible mess,” conference hears
London trust lost track of over 1000 patients referred for suspected cancer
Health department refuses plea for private PIP implants to be replaced on NHS
Two doctors are referred to the GMC for taking industrial action