Effect of restrictive versus liberal transfusion strategies on outcomes in patients with cardiovascular disease in a non-cardiac surgery setting: systematic review and meta-analysis
Pain at the back of the heel
Jane Maher: Late-onset rock chick
Screen all for depression
The need to “carer proof” healthcare decisions
Rosacea is linked to Parkinson's disease in Danish study
Government changes are jeopardising public health
Prevention team
Medical agency builds migrant camp in the heart of Europe
Robert Power Cookson
“War on drugs” has harmed public health and human rights, finds new analysis
Increased mortality associated with weekend hospital admission: a case for expanded seven day services?
NICE recommends exercise and not acupuncture for low back pain
Striking junior doctors will return to work in emergency, says BMA
Undercounting of football concussions skewed NFL research, US investigation alleges
A patient with muscle weakness
David Southall: Determined, honest, and anxious
Dosing of opioids and other stories …
Five minutes with … Ian Green
Sixty seconds on … the war on drugs
Margaret McCartney: Privacy is not secrecy
Robert Acland
Luana Ricca
Diabetes prevention counseling is cost effective, US study finds
NHS is unprepared for risks posed by climate change, warn leading UK health bodies
Experts call for younger men to be offered PSA test for prostate cancer
Reminder letters for bowel screening tests improve uptake
The Greater Manchester experiment
Couples at risk from exposure to Zika virus should consider delaying pregnancy, says CDC
New abortion guidance in Northern Ireland places greater emphasis on women's health
New and emerging targeted therapies for cystic fibrosis
Diabetes treatments and risk of amputation, blindness, severe kidney failure, hyperglycaemia, and hypoglycaemia: open cohort study in primary care
Pioglitazone use and risk of bladder cancer: population based cohort study
How to translate clinical trial results into gain in healthy life expectancy for individual patients
Selecting the right drug treatment for adults with type 2 diabetes
It's time to regulate the use of whole body electrical stimulation
Doctors are failing to help people with gender dysphoria
Bus fare discounts for senior citizens should be taken and used
Safety of vaginal microbial transfer in infants delivered by caesarean, and expected health outcomes
Systematic review in The BMJ leads to changes to Australian guidelines on hydrolysed formula
Patients having breast reconstruction should enter into surgery with as much information as possible
The question should be whether the timing of vaccination optimises the impact on child health
Offering women safer options than “vaginal seeding” for infants born by caesarean section
Study provides evidence that “vaginal seeding” of infants born by caesarean partially restores microbiota
Author's reply to Banda and Lokugamage
Consolidation of regulation in Europe is needed for the ICMJE's data sharing proposal to work
We need “healthy towns” across all of England
Seven days in medicine: 23-29 March
Beyond the mainstream
Badruddoja Khan
Christopher Oliver Payne
Andrew Scott Fisher
Catherine Bullen
Early referral for foot ulcers is vital, finds audit of diabetes care
John Stuart Fraser
Elizabeth Ann Evelyn Harris
Peter Douglas Jackson
Ebola is no longer a public health emergency, says WHO
Indian doctor is arrested for not attending court hearing 24 years ago
Reasons for UK doctor's erasure are withheld on grounds of “confidentiality”
Fines for breaching NHS performance targets are “counterproductive”
Substantial slice of £4.2bn IT fund must go to general practice, say GP leaders
Novartis wined and dined doctors at 80 000 “sham events” to increase prescribing, US alleges
Junior doctors' contract and equality analysis are published
BMA launches judicial review against contract imposition
NICE issues guidance to tackle multimorbidity
Patients are also people
Hackers demand ransom to release encrypted US medical records
People lack awareness of link between alcohol and cancer, survey finds
NHS England will strengthen rules for managing conflicts of interest in CCGs