A dangerous complication of thoracocentesis
John Emile Cosnett
James Timothy Dowson
Gabriel Laszlo
Nathaniel Minton
Two incorrect assertions about study of hospital standardised mortality ratios in the West Midlands
David Ryland
Brian V Payne
Malignant and premalignant lesions of the penis
More questions than answers in Mid Staffs mortality investigation
Editor's reply to Ben-Tovim
Alan John Rowe
Advances in the treatment of late stage melanoma
Marcia Wilkinson
GPs' complaints go unheard
Clinician managers don't want to know
Boardroom ethics and the syndrome of senior silence
Precedents in law for punishing gross negligence
Political mindset needs to change
Bring back absolute accountability
Put doctors and nurses back at the heart of decision making
Culture change is not easy but not that difficult
Doctors call for better management of suspected measles cases
Patient reporting of clinical incidents
IHI Open School's quality improvement initiative
Ondansetron looks safe in pregnancy, so far
Should GPs be fined for rises in avoidable emergency admissions to hospital? Yes
Should GPs be fined for rises in avoidable emergency admissions to hospital? No
Antiplatelet agents for adults with chronic kidney disease?
Nurses can manage people with well controlled asthma
The whole hospital system needs to be addressed nationally
Changing behaviour with a human factors approach
US hospitals are reducing early elective deliveries
Northern Ireland minister promises guidance on abortion
New Zealand moves towards plain packaging of cigarettes
Increase to India's health budget is not enough, say doctors
Increasing activity in patients with Parkinson's disease
Disturbing pacemakers, and other stories
New world cutaneous leishmaniasis
No link between TNF antagonists and herpes zoster
Trust took 10 years to deal with consultant whose competence was in question, report says
On first name terms
Judge was wrong to insist doctors should give “burdensome” treatment to minimally conscious patient, court rules
Doctor who treated torture victims in Iraq is suspended for 12 months
Andrew Witty: the acceptable face of big pharma?
Adulteration of food: what it doesn't say on the tin
Is an EMA review on hormonal contraception and thrombosis needed?
England's NHS is struggling to boost productivity despite drive for efficiency, finds analysis
CCGs must commission for England's whole population, not just for “those with sharp elbows,” conference hears
NHS spending on independent services is up by more than 10%
Psychiatric disorders share common genetic risk factors
Doctors have a duty to breach patient confidentiality to protect others at risk of HIV infection
In brief
Atrial fibrillation associated with cognitive impairment
Colonoscopy screening for average risk adults?
Leading doctors condemn NHS tendering processes
UK improves health outcomes but not as fast as similar countries
Choice of summary statistics: relative and absolute measures
Doctors claim to have cured girl of HIV
Company denies that its coding advice is aimed at improving mortality data
Regulators’ roles allow for gaps or duplication in monitoring NHS, say MPs
Kill the QOF
GPs face pressure from patients after Specsavers markets its NHS audiology service
Child mortality: will India achieve the 2015 target?
After Mid Staffs: the NHS must do more to care for the health of its staff
Investigating urinary tract infections in children
Nicholson insists he will oversee NHS reorganisation, despite calls for resignation
NHS is urged to implement guidelines to improve care of older people with diabetes
Promises of transparency? Hold the applause
Government is to rewrite competition legislation
A health service fit for a queen
Divination
Physician pay is changing
Doctors’ competing interests in Medicare decisions go unchallenged
Research Councils UK issues tougher guidelines on research conduct
Expand and speed up efforts to shift care to the community, says NHS Confederation
BMA follows Lancet in quitting group on collaboration between doctors and drug industry
Foundation allocation of 148 students is changed in wake of scanning error