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BMJ 2007; 335 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39342.596979.AB (Published 20 September 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:582

White coats to go in cleanliness bid: Hospitals in England will have to adopt a “bare below the elbows” dress code to reduce the numbers of cases of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Clostridium difficile, the Department of Health has said. See www.dh.gov.uk.

Mammography screening reduces mortality from breast cancer: Organised mammography screening reduces the number of deaths from breast cancer, a study that was based on more than 300 000 women in Finland has found (International Journal of Cancer doi: 10.1002/ijc.23070 …

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