The impact of providing rapid diagnostic malaria tests on fever management in the private retail sector in Ghana: a cluster randomized trial
Hugh Baron
Antibiotics for sore throats and other stories …
Screening tests for tuberculosis before starting biological therapy
Uptake of systematic reviews and meta-analyses based on individual participant data in clinical practice guidelines: descriptive study
Jeremy Hugh Baron: a tribute from a colleague and friend
Denham Harman
Too much medicine is not just a problem of rich countries
Digital media interventions for sexual health promotion—opportunities and challenges
Surgeon in female genital mutilation case should not have been prosecuted
Surgeon's case shows misunderstanding of female genital mutilation
Scientist-industry partnerships do not constitute a “tangled web”
Dharmasena case illustrates what is wrong with complaints procedures
Dharmasena case: responsibility takes precedence over accountability
Attacking scientists who lead work on reducing sugar intake damages the cause
Merits of collaboration between industry and academia
Harness technology to produce real change
Patrick Vallance: Inquisitive and geeky
Blood transfusions caused nearly 9000 cases of HIV in India in past five years
John Henry Connolly
Christopher Lynton Davidson
Fred Grubb
Charles “Cameron” Stuart Slorach
Alastair Thomas Orr Speirs
John Brian Walker
Harry Joseph Wood
Routine use of sedatives before surgery has little benefit, study shows
In brief
Too much medicine: the challenge of finding common ground
Natriuretic peptide tests in suspected acute heart failure
Anteroposterior radiograph of a barium examination of the oesophagus
What hopes for the NHS: the election and beyond?
GPs should identify and visit people at risk from cold homes, says NICE
True risks of paracetamol may be underestimated, say researchers
Average length of a flaccid and erect penis is published to help counsellors
Future of Saatchi bill is uncertain after Liberal Democrats' veto
Robert Cohen
High potency cannabis
Doctors form new pressure group to prevent “marketisation” of NHS
Germany, the G7, and global health
Genetic factors are “substantial” in aetiology of autism, study of UK twins finds
Online marketing of personalised cancer tests discusses benefits more than limitations, study shows
Crowdfunding sought for study that will provide first images of human brain on LSD
Diagnosis and management of irritable bowel syndrome in adults in primary care: summary of NICE guidance
Too much medicine
Substandard care at “dysfunctional” Morecambe Bay maternity unit led to unnecessary deaths
Statins associated with 46% rise in type 2 diabetes risk, study shows
US healthcare kickback schemes come under heavy scrutiny
Trusts have used part of £700m winter pressures fund to pay off debts, doctors claim
India's health ministry bans pioglitazone, metamizole, and flupentixol-melitracen
University of Toronto is criticised for study of homeopathy in ADHD
Myth busting in medicine
Two fifths of pregnant women in India are underweight
Experts question how India will meet promises on public health after cut in budget for 2015-16
US hospital rating systems rarely agree, study finds
Teenagers want schools to give them more information about sex
BMA opposes plan to allow patients to refer themselves for cancer tests
Sugar should make up less than 5% of total energy consumption, says WHO
US ophthalmologists plead with drug regulator not to restrict access to Avastin
MPs raise fears over unfair funding of public health services
Bias in observational study designs: cross sectional studies
Report predicts US physician shortage could exceed 90 000 by 2025
Adjunctive treatment with quetiapine for major depressive disorder: are the benefits of treatment worth the risks?
Diagnosis and management of depression in children and young people: summary of updated NICE guidance
Estimating overdiagnosis in screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm: could a change in smoking habits and lowered aortic diameter tip the balance of screening towards harm?
Overdiagnosis in mammography screening: a 45 year journey from shadowy idea to acknowledged reality
An unusual rash in an orthopaedic clinic
People's willingness to accept overdetection in cancer screening: population survey
The BMJ illustrates hazardous co-sleeping
Diagnosis and management of asthma in children