European drug agency's attempts to improve transparency stalled by legal action from two US drug companies
Charity donations in name of UK doctor killed in Syria rise beyond expectations
Dignitas accepts the first case of suicide for dementia from the UK
Pregnant woman in El Salvador whose life was in danger has been allowed a caesarean section
European clinical trials database gathers pace
Current financial pressures are worst ever, say NHS chiefs
Richard Barrett Cole
William Taylor Orton
Joyce Fanny Elsom
Zaïda Mary Hall
Graham Lancelot Hill
Anthony Edward Howarth
George Stockdill
Jacquelin Perry : Orthopaedic surgeon and expert in human gait and rehabilitation
Managing unscheduled bleeding in non-pregnant premenopausal women
Do trusts ensure their workers are immune to measles, mumps, and rubella?
Family and friends tests may not give us the answers we're looking for
Family and friends test is inappropriate for patients with cancer
Let the patient evolution continue
Value of a well organised team approach in primary care in managing patients with multimorbidity
Might doctors follow lawyers in plain English campaign?
For whom was article on investigating suspected heart failure intended?
What does article on investigating suspected heart failure add to current practice?
Authors' reply to Davie and to Broughton and colleagues
Scotland's geographical disadvantage in the devolved NHS systems
Where is the evidence based on hard endpoints for the safety and effectiveness of sitagliptin in type 2 diabetes?
Empowerment is inappropriate for equal citizens
Positive predictive value is poor in low risk populations seen in universal screening for HIV infection
Authors' reply to de Oliveira
Screening for MRSA and isolating carriers doesn't reduce ICU infections
No benefit from early tracheotomy in mechanically ventilated ICU patients?
Rapid blood pressure lowering may improve haemorrhagic stroke outcomes
Daily use of sunscreen prevents ageing of the skin
Patient participation in decision making may raise cost of care, study shows
Contraception in Copenhagen
In brief
Study finds small association between statin use and musculoskeletal conditions
Nearly 40% of hospitals missed emergency department waiting time target in last quarter, show figures
Architect of DSM-5 rejects claims it will lead to labelling of more people as mentally ill
Target to start clinical trials within 70 days of approval will take time to achieve, admits minister
States that opt out of Medicaid expansion stand to lose billions
Long term effect of depression care management on mortality in older adults: follow-up of cluster randomized clinical trial in primary care
Forearm injury in a 5 year old boy
Axial T1 weighted magnetic resonance imaging of the female pelvis
Bladder endometriosis: a diagnostic challenge
Curse of the foxglove and other stories …
Trade secrets: will an EU-US treaty enable US big business to gain a foothold?
Arsenic: the largest mass poisoning of a population in history
Balancing benefits and harms
Study links drugs for Alzheimer's disease with reduced risk of heart attack and death
General practice is just as pressured as emergency departments, MPs hear
Turkish doctors accuse police of deliberately injuring protesters
Statistics Notes: Missing outcomes in randomised trials
American Psychiatric Association explains DSM-5
Poor uptake of hepatitis B vaccine in India has several causes, study finds
Report highlights potential benefits of mobile communication devices for health
National data on women's health mask inequalities, conference hears
Doctors must lead efforts to reduce waste and variation in practice
Institute of Medicine outlines research plan on US gun violence
Report on chemical exposure is criticised for panicking pregnant women
Emphasise benefits of reconfiguration to support change, says report
Sequester to force $1.5bn cut in NIH budget
MPs reject plan to spend £1.2bn of NHS surplus on social care to ease pressure on emergency departments
Proposal for GPs to take back some out of hours care sparks debate
Investigating microcytic anaemia
Diagnosis related groups in Europe: moving towards transparency, efficiency, and quality in hospitals?
Commentary: Nudging hospitals to better quality
Spinal injury
Added benefits of polio eradication
What is intention to treat analysis?
Are accident and emergency attendances increasing?
Religion and governance: strange bedfellows
German out of hours locum has conditions placed on practice because of deficient performance
FDA officials disagree on safety of angiotensin receptor blockers
Arsenic: the largest mass poisoning of a population in history
PFI scheme is blamed for financial collapse of Peterborough and Stamford trust
GPs have been unfairly attacked, says outgoing NHS chief