First to seventh diseases: discarded diagnoses?
The ring vaccination trial: a novel cluster randomised controlled trial design to evaluate vaccine efficacy and effectiveness during outbreaks, with special reference to Ebola
Incidence of gastric cancer among patients with gastric precancerous lesions: observational cohort study in a low risk Western population
Margaret McCartney: Taking patient safety seriously means minimum staffing levels
Delivering thrombectomy for acute stroke using cardiology services
Alteplase is safe to use within existing treatment guidelines, says independent review
European Medicines Agency approves first malaria vaccine
Young men being treated for cancer are more likely than women to make fertility preservation arrangements, US study shows
New grassroots movement aims to champion general practice
Ear wax
Comparative efficacy of interventions to promote hand hygiene in hospital: systematic review and network meta-analysis
Improving hand hygiene in hospitals—more is better
Let's raise a glass to the ordinary sensible patient
Emotional motivators might improve hand hygiene among healthcare workers
Two doctors sentenced in Canary Islands for failing to treat woman with hyponatraemia
Training in addiction medicine should be standardised and scaled up
Blood pressure variability is associated with increased risk of heart disease and death, study finds
Nasal balloon shows promise for otitis media with effusion
In brief
Petition calling for health secretary's resignation exceeds 200 000 supporters
India unlikely to meet goal of eliminating kala-azar by 2015, say experts
Two suspected MERS cases in Manchester prove negative