05 January 2013 (Vol 346, Issue 7889)

Editor's Choice

This week's Editor's Choice section

Treat the worms, but do other things too

BMJ 2013;346:e8721 (Published 2 January 2013)


This week's News section

Eli Lilly settles corrupt foreign practices complaint for $29.4m

BMJ 2012;345:e8694 (Published 27 December 2012)

Multidisciplinary teams are needed throughout UK to manage obesity

BMJ 2013;346:e8679 (Published 1 January 2013)

In brief

BMJ 2012;345:e8683 (Published 31 December 2012)

Proposed system to detect child abuse could deter parents from seeking treatment, pressure group says

BMJ 2012;345:e8705 (Published 28 December 2012)

Judges are baffled by baby’s painless skull fractures

BMJ 2012;345:e8703 (Published 28 December 2012)

High Court overturns suspension of a GP for his alleged actions as a school governor

BMJ 2012;345:e8701 (Published 28 December 2012)

New anti-smoking campaign adopts shock tactics

BMJ 2012;345:e8697 (Published 28 December 2012)

New drug for type 2 diabetes is no better than older, cheaper treatments, says institute

BMJ 2012;345:e8593 (Published 19 December 2012)

BMA criticises increased funding for boxing

BMJ 2012;345:e8678 (Published 21 December 2012)


This week's Editorials section

Managing delayed or altered puberty in boys

BMJ 2012;345:e7913 (Published 3 December 2012)

Common sense gun policy reforms for the United States

BMJ 2012;345:e8672 (Published 21 December 2012)

The NHS in England in 2013

BMJ 2013;346:e8634 (Published 2 January 2013)

Non-benzodiazepine hypnotics: do they work for insomnia?

BMJ 2013;346:e8699 (Published 2 January 2013)



This week's Feature section

Deworming debunked

BMJ 2013;346:e8558 (Published 2 January 2013)


This week's Analysis section

Tobacco harm reduction: the devil is in the deployment

BMJ 2012;345:e8412 (Published 17 December 2012)


This week's Letters section

Failure of the broadcaster’s duty of care

BMJ 2012;345:e8552 (Published 21 December 2012)

What hope is there for ethical investment?

BMJ 2012;345:e8549 (Published 21 December 2012)

Effects of Greek economic crisis on health are real

BMJ 2012;345:e8602 (Published 21 December 2012)

A copyright-free alternative to the mini-mental state examination is needed

BMJ 2012;345:e8589 (Published 21 December 2012)

NHS and academia need to work together in exploring new hypotheses

BMJ 2012;345:e8578 (Published 21 December 2012)

If you’re going to Vegas, watch out for the Texas sharp shooter . . .

BMJ 2012;345:e8584 (Published 21 December 2012)


This week's Observations section

There is no evidence base for proposed dementia screening

Martin D Brunet, Margaret McCartney, Iona Heath, Jonathan Tomlinson, Peter Gordon, John Cosgrove, Peter Deveson, Sian Gordon, Sally-Ann Marciano, Deborah Colvin, Melissa Sayer, Ruth Silverman, Naureen Bhattia

BMJ 2012;345:e8588 (Published 27 December 2012)

Does gay marriage improve health?

Douglas Kamerow

BMJ 2012;345:e8586 (Published 21 December 2012)

Views & Reviews

This week's Views & Reviews section

Bad medicine: sexual health medicine

Des Spence

BMJ 2013;346:e8643 (Published 2 January 2013)

Remedy for all the inconveniences of life

Wendy Moore

BMJ 2012;345:e8637 (Published 27 December 2012)

Educational interventions are unlikely to work because obese people aren't unhappy enough to lose weight

Paul Dolan, Georgios Kavetsos

BMJ 2012;345:e8487 (Published 17 December 2012)


This week's Obituaries section

Wendy Greengross

BMJ 2013;346:e8504 (Published 2 January 2013)

Hugh Macdonald Baird

BMJ 2013;346:e8036 (Published 2 January 2013)

Ina Brittain

BMJ 2013;346:e7463 (Published 2 January 2013)

Michael Leslie Burr

BMJ 2013;346:e8040 (Published 2 January 2013)

Roland Thompson Grime

BMJ 2013;346:e8041 (Published 2 January 2013)

Walford John Harrison

BMJ 2013;346:e7675 (Published 2 January 2013)

Obituaries - continued

Heather Gertrude MacArthur Munro

BMJ 2013;346:e8042 (Published 2 January 2013)

John McGregor Munro

BMJ 2013;346:e8043 (Published 2 January 2013)

Clinical Review

This week's Clinical Review section

Bipolar disorder

BMJ 2012;345:e8508 (Published 27 December 2012)



This week's Endgames section

Obstructive jaundice and pancreatic disease

BMJ 2012;345:e6701 (Published 15 October 2012)

Axial view radiograph of the shoulder

BMJ 2012;345:e6861 (Published 19 October 2012)

Zelen’s design

BMJ 2012;345:e8505 (Published 14 December 2012)


This week's Minerva section


BMJ 2013;346:e8499 (Published 2 January 2013)


BMJ 2013;346:e8498 (Published 2 January 2013)

Research News

This week's Research News section

Is type 2 diabetes reversible?

BMJ 2012;345:e8648 (Published 28 December 2012)

Transfusion linked to higher mortality, again

BMJ 2012;345:e8677 (Published 28 December 2012)

Atherosclerosis at autopsy in 12% of US service personnel

BMJ 2012;345:e8698 (Published 28 December 2012)

Extra cancers emerge in rescue and recovery workers at World Trade Center

BMJ 2012;345:e8647 (Published 28 December 2012)