Systematic identification and treatment of smokers by hospital based cessation practitioners in a secondary care setting: cluster randomised controlled trial
Toshio Narahashi
Bring me sunshine: EU drug companies make payments to doctors public
Return of the “corridors of shame”?
Hospital trust trials video monitoring of intensive care patients
India's health ministry bans pioglitazone, metamizole, and flupentixol-melitracen
Administration delays mandate for larger employers to provide health insurance
Multiple regression
Hospitals lag behind primary care in going digital, conference hears
Chance of identifying poor surgeons from mortality data is low, say analysts
Set up “youth corps” to stave off future health problems, says public health champion
Public health doctors call for a levy on sugar sweetened drinks
Surgeon condemns crude data on outcomes for causing “debacle”
NHS transparency
Senior managers quit Tameside Hospital amid questions over outcomes
New state owned company will spearhead DNA sequencing in the NHS
Opioid overdose deaths rose fivefold among US women in 10 years
Poor fetal growth and maternal smoking reduce sperm quality, finds study
Are clinical trial data shared sufficiently today? No
Are clinical trial data shared sufficiently today? Yes
The long march from fountain pens to wireless tablets: how data are changing medicine
Apixaban and warfarin go head to head in selected adults with venous thromboembolism
The power of doing nothing
Free online professional counselling service for children and teenagers with mental health problems is launched
Can they hack it? Yes they can
New ad campaign seeks to raise doubts about US health reform
Hysteria, hysterectomy, and anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis: a modern perspective on an infamous chapter in medicine
Deaths from rare protozoan encephalitis in Karachi blamed on unchlorinated water
Mediators of the association between pre-eclampsia and cerebral palsy: population based cohort study
US study criticized for experimentation with premature infants
Importance of genitourinary and urology colleagues working in harmony
Inclusion of urine analysis not justified
Acute management of myocardial infarction with ST-segment elevation: summary of NICE guidance
Should Europe have a universal hepatitis B vaccination programme?
Management of infantile colic
Epiglottitis as it presents now
Beware using secular trends in deaths to judge effectiveness of breast screening
Child health disparity in England and other stories …
GPs put the squeeze on access to hospital care
Social disadvantage linked to diabetes through chronic inflammation
Preventing heart failure in high risk adults
MERS coronavirus has low pandemic potential, so far
The BMJ and Dispatches gave only one side of the story
Cardiovascular benefits of incretins
Investigations editor's reply to Holt and to Barnett and O'Hare
Novo Nordisk replies to BMJ investigation on incretins and pancreatic damage
Soy protein fails to prevent recurrence of prostate cancer
Hidden or misreported trial results cause widespread patient harm
Iron supplementation in pregnancy
Report shows rise in preventable errors during blood transfusion
Obesity harms a woman's chances of conception, study shows
Time for a new approach to assessing the quality of hospitals in England
WHO sets up expert committee to advise on coronavirus
Lithium and suicide
The next chief executive of NHS England
NHS paid £95m to dismiss managers who were later re-employed
Majority of £1.5bn NHS contracts go to private providers, study finds
GPs put the squeeze on access to hospital care
John Phillip Partridge
Masahiro Kikuchi
Desmond John Green
Helen Humphreys
Leonard Sinclair
Anthony Robert Trickett
MPs condemn Serco for substandard out of hours service in Cornwall
Europe's health ministers vow to tackle obesity
WHO urges complete ban on tobacco marketing
UK aims to increase its organ donor rate by 50% over next eight years
NHS in England needs new strategy to avoid £30bn shortfall, say health chiefs
Practices and impact of primary outcome adjustment in randomized controlled trials: meta-epidemiologic study
Best care for the dying patient
Emil “Tom” Frei III
Force feeding of mentally competent detainees at Guantánamo Bay
How should clinical trial data be shared?
Logistic regression
Review calls for basic training for healthcare assistants
US lags behind economic peers on health outcomes
Physical activity is up in the US but so too is obesity
Brazil launches plans to boost medical workforce
Combining measles virus with radiotherapy shows early promise against cancer
Use of electronic medical records expands in the US, but some hospitals are trailing
Bring me sunshine: EU drug companies make payments to doctors public
Serco returns £85 000 out of hours payments as goodwill gesture
Flouting evidence in a rush to the market: do we know enough about the drugs we prescribe?