Investigating stable chest pain of suspected cardiac origin
High sensitivity cardiac troponin in patients with chest pain
Consumer demand drives boom in urgent care centers, study finds
Plain packaging seems to increase thoughts about quitting smoking
Dependence of high deficit hospitals on bailouts is unsustainable, audit office finds
Two CDC reports look at regional, racial, and sex disparities in US health
Junior doctor's conviction for involuntary manslaughter raises concern over medical training
Drive to boost health checks in England is criticised
An introduction to patient decision aids
Doubts about the BMA's policy on bicycle helmets
Time to stop using minocycline?
Lisfranc injuries
CT retinal detachment
Cognitive reserves for later life and other stories …
The US Office for Human Research Protections’ judgment of the SUPPORT trial seems entirely reasonable
The US Office for Human Research Protections’ intervention in the SUPPORT trial was indeed ill conceived
It's time to ban obesity in NHS employees
Patients with cancer say yes to palliative chemotherapy
Best palliation in advanced cancer is often achieved by treating the cancer
Unintended consequences of sanctions against Iran
Neuropsychiatric adverse effects of oseltamivir in the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System, 1999-2012
Global burden of sickle cell anaemia is set to rise by a third by 2050
Avastin is as effective as Lucentis in treating wet age related macular degeneration, study finds
Dementia in older English people seems to be declining
Duration of obesity linked with coronary artery calcification
Drug combination improves outcomes after in hospital cardiac arrest
Who to screen for lung cancer
GSK's head of finance in China is banned from leaving the country
Study stokes debate over patterns of non-communicable disease in India
Injuries to health workers are common but safety checks are rare, report finds
Drug trade bodies rally patient groups to deflect calls for full trial data
Trade talks won't affect health policy, say EU officials
Diagnosis and management of varicose veins in the legs: summary of NICE guidance
Dilip Kumar Mukerji
Monica Kathleen McAllen
Eric Harry Miles Foxen
Kenneth Willoughby Heaton
Thomas Matthew Maguire
Donald Gwynvor Craig
Bad medicine: motherhood
What is number needed to treat (NNT)?
Patient safety without the blame game
How to learn scepticism
The birth and death of the Liverpool care pathway
In brief
What does oseltamivir do, and how will we know?
Last rites
WHO survey finds half of countries do not have clinical guidelines for treating hepatitis
Reliance of 111 on non-clinical staff has increased pressure on emergency departments, MPs say
European regulator appeals against order stopping it from releasing clinical study documents
Has psychiatric diagnosis labelled rather than enabled patients?
Assessing risk of suicide or self harm in adults
Future gaps in workforce pose an impending crisis for the NHS, report warns
Lack of strategy on forensic science risks damaging ability to catch criminals, say MPs
Doctor who abducted her daughter and took her to Pakistan is struck off
GSK plans expansion in China despite bribery allegations
Flu vaccinations for school age children in England are cost effective, say experts
Public has fewer worries about sharing health information than other personal data
Fewer younger women are undergoing female genital mutilation, study finds
Ophthalmologist who tried to deflect blame onto others is struck off
The advent of bariatric surgery for diabetes in India
Improving antibiotic prescribing in acute respiratory tract infections: cluster randomised trial from Norwegian general practice (prescription peer academic detailing (Rx-PAD) study)
Left atrial myxoma
Bureaucracy holds the NHS back
Kaplan-Meier survival analysis: types of censored observations
Everything you need to know about the Sunshine Act
Linking performance to Medicare payments is unlikely to improve care, report says
Foundation trusts plan to recruit 2400 extra doctors in 2013-14
Indian court restricts the sale of acid to try to curb attacks on women
The Physician Payment Sunshine Act
Brain disorders cost the most overall but attract the least research funding
Studies often overturn accepted medical practice, analysis finds
Court rules national medical school entrance exam unconstitutional
Unintended consequences of sanctions against Iran