Neglected tropical diseases: survey and geometry of randomised evidence
Ossification centres in a radiograph of a child's elbow
Fatigue in primary biliary cirrhosis
Obama and Romney disagree on contraception in second presidential debate
UK government's contract with Atos is “unacceptably loose,” MPs say
One in four cases of bowel cancer in England are diagnosed only after emergency admission
Ethics committee chairwoman is not obliged to reveal source of concerns about surgeon's work, judge rules
Salivary gland swellings
Minor incised traumatic laceration
Rash in a 15 month old girl
What is risk?
BMA's Mark Porter: mastering the thorny issues
The medical in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night
Safe exclusion of pulmonary embolism using the Wells rule and qualitative D-dimer testing in primary care: prospective cohort study
A licence to bill
David Schofield Jeffery
New EU tobacco legislation is delayed after health commissioner resigns amid claims of knowledge of bribery attempt
Girls do not see HPV vaccine as green light for sex, study says
Researchers promise to be more open about use of animals in their work
Faulty hip implant shows up failings of EU regulation
Virgin contract to run children's services to go ahead despite non-compliance with law
Health minister agrees to meet academics to discuss access to clinical trial data
Hunt refers reorganisation of children's heart surgery to independent panel
In brief
Cheap malaria drug is going to wrong people, says charity
Antony John Essex-Cater
Patricia Mathews
David McGill
Edward Daniel Fox
Assessment and management of psoriasis: summary of NICE guidance
Use of 3×2 tables with an intention to diagnose approach to assess clinical performance of diagnostic tests: meta-analytical evaluation of coronary CT angiography studies
Calorie restriction and longevity: fast and loose?
Issy Pilowsky
A sinister cause of shoulder pain, with numbness and weakness in the ipsilateral hand
Anatomy of the pituitary region
Psychotic depression
Keeping the customer satisfied
Sid Watkins
Authors' reply to Symonds
Larger scale trials are needed to show what really works
GMC inconsistency
Golden ages have their dark sides
We must join forces with our patients
Asking the right questions is key
Not all “good” doctors do it anyway
Statement on reduced risk is misleading
Video cameras identify the causes of falls in care homes
Cognitive function is unaffected by tight glucose control in paediatric intensive care
Adults in India given second hand cardioverter defibrillators from the US
Mixed results after 10 years for men given postoperative radiotherapy for prostate cancer
Daily interruptions to sedation for critically ill adults?
Availability of junk food should be reduced
The “least worst” course of action?
We need evidence based tools to identify medically at risk drivers
Response to Whitehead
Fashionable to criticise the drug industry?
How a fake hip showed up failings in European device regulation
Dramatic trial results are often too good to be true
Adults with depression report widespread discrimination
Finding the smoking gun: a speech by Richard Peto
The EU's system for regulating medical devices
Concentration of hands
UK drug service is ill equipped to deal with new “legal highs” taken by clubbers, conference is told
EU approval system leaves door open for dangerous devices
Half of latest NHS efficiency savings came from staff pay freeze
Notified bodies: are they fit for purpose?
UK health secretary promises to tighten regulatory procedures for medical devices
The truth behind “made in Europe” labels on medical devices
Romney commits to denationalise Medicaid in third presidential debate
Philippa Anne Mitchelson
Inhaled corticosteroids for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Future of WHO hangs in the balance
An abnormality at the hepatic flexure
Impact of smoking on mortality and life expectancy in Japanese smokers: a prospective cohort study
Device licensing bodies sometimes put business before safety, an investigation finds
Food labelling scheme agreed with retailers to remain voluntary
Patients are let down by poor device regulation, warn surgeons
Manufacturers offered helping hand with EU approval
GPs end partnerships with Virgin over conflicts of interest
Vaccination of risk groups in England using the 13 valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine: economic analysis
If a dog is tied to a bicycle
Analysis of outcome measures within treatment groups
Not just bluff and bluster
High Court overturns two GMC judgments and sends them back to be heard by new panels
Cheap malaria drug is going to wrong people, says charity
Demand on Medicaid slows in 2012 as economy improves