David Godfrey Jenkins
Sam Robinson
An update on the medical management of breast cancer
Effect of screening and lifestyle counselling on incidence of ischaemic heart disease in general population: Inter99 randomised trial
A morphine-oxycodone combo pill: toward the “holy grail” for opioids or a justifiably rejected drug?
Mary MacDonald
John Francis Harrison
Alfred Robinson
General health checks don't work
An unusual case of epigastric pain
Lavinia Loughridge
Richard Cremer
GAVI aims to double its child vaccination rate between 2016 and 2020
Christopher James Rowland
Eight more people in UK sue Grünenthal and Diageo over thalidomide
US Senate confirms Burwell as secretary of health
Teenagers are using sunbeds less since ban but are still getting burnt
House of Lords is to consider bill on assisted suicide
A third of adults in England have “prediabetes,” study says
Emergency doctor is struck off over “catalogue of failures”
Lois Edythe Hurter
Saudi Arabia reveals 113 previously undisclosed cases of Middle Eastern respiratory syndrome
CQC says it failed to respond adequately to concerns about care home deaths
Israel Medical Association fights to stop legalisation of force feeding prisoners on hunger strike
Who is India's new health minister?
Dietary protein sources in early adulthood and breast cancer incidence: prospective cohort study
The BMJ 's own patient journey
World Cup 2014: festival of football or alcohol?
Please confirm that the regulations on standardised (“plain”) packaging of cigarettes and tobacco products will be published soon
World Cup's extended pub opening hours make no sense
Number of moles could predict breast cancer risk
Eating more red meat is linked with raised risk of breast cancer
NICE should publish numbers needed to treat and harm for statins
Doctors’ financial interests: what about a publicly available list held by the GMC?
Urgent need to establish the true incidence of the side effects of statins
(Mis)interpreting studies on the adverse effects of statins
Massive cardiac tamponade
Muscular adverse effects are common with statins
Colorectal cancer metastases: evaluate current practice before introducing the “next new thing”
Who pays for this conference? It's time patients and doctors knew
Boys in the UK should be offered vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV)
e-cigarettes and other stories …
The proportion of true cases of autism is not changing
The BMJ should extend its transparency protocol in light of example of King's Fund report on Canterbury, New Zealand
King's Fund reply to Gauld and colleagues
Andy Haines: Conspicuous consumption is a pet hate
Scottish public health conference was cancelled after Nestlé emerged as sponsor
In brief
End top-down changes to NHS, says think tank
India's health minister commits government to improving healthcare access
Open letter raises concerns about NICE guidance on statins
Massachusetts may be nearing universal health coverage, preliminary data show
Physicians show strong leadership in US accountable care organizations but surgeons are largely left out
Economic recession may have caused 10 000 extra suicides
Benefits of trastuzumab outweigh its harms, says Cochrane review
A 3 month old infant with a “strawberry” red mass on her nose
Hospital staff caring for tracheotomy patients need better training, enquiry finds
NHS England's chief executive sets out thinking on new models of care
EMA policy on transparency is “strikingly” similar to deal struck with drug company, say experts
Alcohol and sport
Nearly one in 10 US residents has diabetes, CDC reports
Government insists safeguards for patients who lack mental capacity are workable
Consultant who accused himself of sexual misconduct is struck off
Child and adolescent mental health referrals jump as cases get more extreme and complex, MPs hear
Evidence based medicine: a movement in crisis?
Unit of observation versus unit of analysis
Afghanistan: a healthy future?
Commissioners in Bristol agree to procurement policy changes after legal challenge
Cancer survivors face substantial financial burdens, US report says
Government says Public Health England should challenge it over health issues when necessary
Long hours locum doctor is struck off after failing to address shortcomings
Boy born with severe brain damage is awarded £12m