Central venous catheters
Ronald Dennis Hyde
Making inferences on treatment effects from real world data: propensity scores, confounding by indication, and other perils for the unwary in observational research
Hugh Jackson
Thomas Dean Stanley Holliday
James Leatham Tennant Birley
Teenagers say slim cigarettes are “cool” and “classy”
Norman Lawrence
Joseph Schembri Wismayer
John Henry McKnight Pinkerton
PERSONAL VIEW: India should introduce daily drug treatment for tuberculosis
Hunt “strained” the law to try to close Lewisham Hospital services, say judges
NHS “pays twice” for patients at walk-in centres who are registered elsewhere, study finds
Syrian refugees could bring polio to Europe, experts warn
TB activists at world conference boo Indian minister off stage
Insurers are required to offer coverage for mental problems similar to that for physical ones
Canada must do more to tackle poorer health of indigenous people, says national chief
End of life care—the buck stops here with doctors
Dementia statistic is misleading
Authors’ reply to Brunet
Most doctors have negative experiences of reporting incidents
Physical activity helps patients with cancer too
The public health value of doctors encouraging patients to exercise
Life expectancy at birth and at age 65 for local areas in England and Wales
Advance care planning is everybody's business
Breadlines, brains, and behaviour
Doctors should be tried by a UK criminal court, not by the GMC
Putting GlaxoSmithKline to the test over paroxetine
A shot in the arm for medical education
Academics who spoke out on swine flu risks were more likely to have industry links, study finds
In brief
Philosophy and practice of advance care planning in Scotland
Obesity increases heart disease risk in absence of metabolic risk factors
Shortage of health workers is set to double, says WHO
Obamacare's rocky road
Trial will test whether shopping vouchers encourage breast feeding
Post-mastectomy breast reconstruction
Perinatal outcomes after bariatric surgery: nationwide population based matched cohort study
Population ageing: the timebomb that isn't?
Should influenza vaccination be mandatory for healthcare workers?
Women who have had surgery for obesity have raised risk of preterm babies
NHS medical director proposes two tier emergency service
Secondary prevention for patients after a myocardial infarction: summary of updated NICE guidance
Hugh de Wardener
Christmas competition
An adder bite in Sussex
Sportsman's groin and other stories …
Sailing without a lookout: cuts to the Office for National Statistics
Influenza: marketing vaccine by marketing disease
Transverse ultrasound image through the orbit
Cleared GP asks police to investigate patient for perverting course of justice
Evidence is lacking for or against multivitamins to prevent heart disease or cancer, US task force says
GP who married widower shortly after patient's death is suspended for six months
Dental pain
NHS 111 led to more ambulance dispatches, finds study
Interspinous process device versus standard conventional surgical decompression for lumbar spinal stenosis: randomized controlled trial
Physical activity and risk of inflammatory bowel disease: prospective study from the Nurses' Health Study cohorts
Should women with HIV, or at high risk of contracting HIV, use progestogen-containing contraception?
Implausible results in human nutrition research
John Burn: Pet hate is risk averse bureaucracy
Longitudinal ultrasound through the testicle
Surgeons say they lack institutional support when things go wrong
We need to separate “old” and “age”
Dunk that cola
WHO warns world over health needs in Philippines
New US prevention guidelines focus on overall risk of cardiovascular disease
First case of human infection with new bird flu virus is confirmed
Essex hospital is put into special measures over breach of licence
Judy Beard
Cascade diagrams for depicting complex interventions in randomised trials
What is a non-inferiority trial?
EU policy on e-cigarettes is a “dog's dinner,” says UK regulator
Swedish health advisory body says too much carbohydrate, not fat, leads to obesity
Patients are losing sight because of rising demand in eye clinics
Ernest Gradwell
Henry Leuan Le Brun
Darrell Marsh Evans
Emma Felicity Hounsell
New bid to legalise assisted suicide reaches Scottish parliament
Peter Kenneth Barnes
Sir David who?
Big pharma and big medicine in big trouble
US trade agreement threatens to increase drug prices and withhold safety data