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Hirschsprung's disease
Laxatives for chronic constipation in adults
Axial computed tomography of a male pelvis in the portal venous phase post-contrast
What accountable care organizations will mean for physicians
Doctor is arrested in transit in United Arab Emirates for a 10 year old conviction passed in his absence
Lack of money and poor security are barriers to global eradication of polio
Taking ecstasy on television: a show trial
Hip resurfacing offers no benefits over total hip replacement in some patients, finds study
MINERVA
Indoor tanning and non-melanoma skin cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis
More evidence of harms of sunbed use, particularly for young people
Why this love for antibiotics in India?
Unnecessary care: are doctors in denial and is profit driven healthcare to blame?
Headache and visual aura in an immunocompromised patient
The need to distinguish between group A streptococcus and polymicrobial causes in necrotising fasciitis
The ability to stand is not diagnostic in vertigo
Authors' reply to Foley
Bioethicists do participate in everyday practice
“Ethics Man” misses mark: most bioethicists are not thugs
A tax on indoor tanning would reduce demand in Europe
Reductions in specialist chronic illness management fuel emergency hospital admissions
Keep general practice and secondary care separate
If facts do not fit theory, the theory is wrong
Neither off the peg nor made to measure calculations are fit for purpose
An unorthodox approach to calculating sample size
“If everybody's somebody, then no one's anybody”
Teledermatology is the answer
Charity calls for NHS to commission services to improve health of homeless people
Dutch court finds gynaecologist guilty of “culpable homicide” after baby dies
US Supreme Court is asked to rule on validity of patents on BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes
FDA given new powers over data reporting to national clinical trials registry
How US politicians are playing the health card
Marketing of antipsychotic drugs targeted doctors of Medicaid patients, report says
GMC investigates government's director of commissioning development
Germany opposes EU plans for regulating clinical trials owing to lack of ethical standards
US Institute of Medicine urges fitness standards for young people
In brief
Fraud, not error, is why two thirds of biomedical papers are withdrawn
Pathology service run jointly with Serco is “in turmoil,” claims report
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Improving targeted screening for hepatitis C in the UK
A woman with neck pain and shortness of breath
The problem of diagnosis
Fewer road crashes in the year after a medical warning
Demand for knee replacement surgery rises steadily in the US
Brief counselling reduces hazardous drinking
Patients report benefits from online access to doctors' notes
Hazards of poor renal function are independent of diabetes and hypertension
Not curing the common cold
Who needs β blockers?
Is the USA's problem ours too?
Spinal injury patients get a place of escape
India's capping of drug prices will leave drugs costing near the market price
Nuclear transfer to prevent maternal transmission of mitochondrial DNA disease
Doctors leaders, charities, and hospices back Liverpool Care Pathway
Scientists debunk idea that rise in allergic diseases is due to homes becoming “too clean”
Tax calories to end the buffet syndrome
Overtreatment, over here
Failure rates of Birmingham hip implant exceed recommended level
Nicklinson's widow is refused right to appeal to higher court
Poorer survival in women with advanced ovarian cancer explains the UK's lower overall survival
Restore ward rounds to former glory to improve patient care, say colleges
Screening for type 2 diabetes doesn't affect mortality at 10 years
Opiate substitution treatment and HIV transmission in people who inject drugs: systematic review and meta-analysis
Adapting clinical guidelines to take account of multimorbidity
The role of opioid substitution treatment in reducing HIV transmission
Safe exclusion of pulmonary embolism using the Wells rule and qualitative D-dimer testing in primary care: prospective cohort study
How the Poor Die
Labour will halt sell off of NHS to private sector if elected, Burnham says
Overuse of antibiotics in pets must be tackled to reduce resistance, conference hears
Government abandons plans to use payments to prevent private providers selecting simplest cases
Classroom based cognitive behavioural therapy in reducing symptoms of depression in high risk adolescents: pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial
Douglas Haldane
Why the NFL is investing in health research
Brave New World
Sagittal T2 weighted magnetic resonance image of the lumbar spine
Guidelines should reflect all knowledge, not just clinical trials
Donald Liu
Global operation tackles internet trade in fake drugs
More English people are recovering from drug addiction, but recession poses risks
Campaigners start legal action to stop closure of Leeds children's heart surgery unit
Kinds of monsters
Free birth control cuts rates of unwanted pregnancies and abortions in US
Obama and Romney disagree over future of healthcare funding