Digital subtraction angiography of the pelvis
Quantification of harms in cancer screening trials: literature review
Isn't the NHS brilliant
Managing cows' milk allergy in children
Guide aims to help patients be wary of “miracle cures”
Educating practice staff about chlamydia boosts detection in young adults
UK clinical trials must be registered to win ethics committee approval
Mice, cows, dung beetles, shrews, and drunken humans triumph in 2013 Ig Nobel prize
NHS must publish more data and value staff more, outgoing chief says
Phimosis in childhood
HPV vaccination as a national health priority: no easy answers
Effect of smoking on comparative efficacy of antiplatelet agents: systematic review, meta-analysis, and indirect comparison
Ensuring the integrity of clinical practice guidelines: a tool for protecting patients
Commentary: How the BMJ selects guideline summaries for publication
Unbanked direct blood transfusions should be legal, say Indian surgeons
GP contracts should be simplified to allow more “professional discretion,” says England's health secretary
In brief
Doctors condemn Hunt's plan to link emergency department funding to staff flu vaccination rates
MPs condemn UK clinical trials system for its “invisible” results
NHS competition rules are “not fit for purpose,” think tank chief says
UK government is to reconsider claims of children who developed narcolepsy after vaccination
CDC calls for urgent action to combat rise of drug resistant pathogens
Lilly challenges Canada's decision to strike down patents for not meeting “inventive promise”
Review rates of pathology findings for head and neck cancer vary hugely between hospitals, report finds
Charity calls for routine BRCA testing of ovarian cancer patients
Impact of 2008 global economic crisis on suicide: time trend study in 54 countries
Homeopaths Without Borders practice exploitation not humanitarianism
Economic recession and suicide
George Edward Adan
James Robertson Hood
Adolescents and young adults who are not in employment, education, or training
Effectiveness of general practice based, practice nurse led telephone coaching on glycaemic control of type 2 diabetes: the Patient Engagement And Coaching for Health (PEACH) pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial
Possible benefits of being diagnosed as having reduced renal function
Fraudulent data: an apology and the fate of angiotensin receptor blockers
A stable definition of chronic kidney disease improves knowledge and patient care
Testing times for HIV
“We know where to probe,” says Mike Richards, the new chief inspector of hospitals
Controlling novel avian influenza A (H7N9) at animal sources
An alternative classification system for chronic kidney disease
Monitoring excess mortality in Europe
Whatever happened to normal ageing?
Atos Healthcare replies to Greg Wood
Wanted: national regulatory monitoring system for long term opioid prescription
Infrastructure and IT policies of individual trusts limit health IT
Regulation is needed to support the development of health IT
Establishing the context in which doctors write software code
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards protect care homes, not patients
Too many psychiatric beds have been lost
Friends, doctors, and tramadol: we might have a problem
Medical manslaughter
Will India deliver on universal health coverage?
MPs question government's plan for a paperless NHS by 2018
Ten providers bid to run $800m contract for Cambridgeshire older people's services
CCGs have duty to demand providers be open about mistakes, say MPs
Doctors must ask patients about tobacco use, conference hears
Austerity, suicide, and screening
Canadian doctor travelling to Gaza is detained in Egyptian prison
Confidence of NHS finance directors to meet targets has plummeted
Panel sketches out plan for US neuroscience initiative
Acute epiglottitis
An unusual cause of breathlessness
Type of stress ulcer prophylaxis and risk of nosocomial pneumonia in cardiac surgical patients: cohort study
Humanism in the time of metrics—an essay by David Loxterkamp
Differential diagnosis of a palmar and plantar rash
Military rather than civil aviation holds the answers for safer healthcare
Emergency care for older patients and other stories …
Parking the issue
Make children move
Perioperative β blockade
Sharing information on violence saved Cardiff €7m in health, legal, and social costs in 2007
Indian doctors condemn move to fund treatments abroad for civil servants
Caution over use of catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation
Doctors urge Syrian government to allow them access to patients
David J P Barker
Morecambe Bay hospital trust is still not meeting its improvement targets, CQC says
Spending on health in the US is projected to reach almost 20% of GDP by 2022
Patients rate hospitals high on cleanliness but low on food
Exercise for lower limb osteoarthritis: systematic review incorporating trial sequential analysis and network meta-analysis
The line between scientific uncertainty and promotion of snake oil
Shorter radiotherapy course just as effective for treating breast cancer, research finds
“Super managers” to be sent into failing hospitals
Quality of care for poor Americans varies widely from state to state
Getting clinical guidelines right
German court rules that liquid nicotine is not a medicine
Lewisham appeal will decide which local commissioners can veto reconfigurations