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Reflections on the design and analysis of clinical trials and meta-analyses in the 1970s and 1980s.

Authors:
Richard Peto

J R Soc Med 2019 Feb;112(2):78-80

Clinical Trial Service Unit, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK.

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February 2019

The public health case for the four-day working week.

Authors:
John R Ashton

J R Soc Med 2019 Feb;112(2):81-82

Independent Public Health Consultant, Liverpool L25 5JF, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076819826782DOI Listing
February 2019

Impact of reduced working hours on the NHS.

Authors:
Terence English

J R Soc Med 2019 Feb;112(2):56

28 Tree Lane, Oxford OX4 4EY, UK.

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February 2019

Better personal development and a better world.

Authors:
Kamran Abbasi

J R Soc Med 2019 Feb;112(2):55

Editor, JRSM.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076819830228DOI Listing
February 2019

NHS cancer drugs fund.

Authors:
Heather Goodare

J R Soc Med 2019 Feb;112(2):56

3 Glengyle Terrace, Edinburgh EH3 9LL, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818816567DOI Listing
February 2019

Death Notices.

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J R Soc Med 2019 Feb;112(2):83

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February 2019

Thoracic surgery for lung cancer: current practice and future directions.

J R Soc Med 2019 Jan 30:141076818818710. Epub 2019 Jan 30.

Royal Papworth Hospital Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB23 3RE, UK.

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January 2019

What should be in hospital doctors' continuing professional development?

J R Soc Med 2019 Feb 3;112(2):72-77. Epub 2018 Dec 3.

2 Dean, Royal Society of Medicine, London W1G 0AE, UK.

Objective: To ask those most affected by continuing professional development for senior doctors - patients, other professional groups and doctors themselves - what it needs to encompass.

Design: The nominal group technique.

Participants: Six groups of between seven and nine members (n = 49). Read More

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February 2019
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Competition in health markets: is something rotten?

J R Soc Med 2018 Dec 3:141076818816935. Epub 2018 Dec 3.

CESAV, Centre for Health Economics, Institute for Pharmacological Research Mario Negri IRCCS, Ranica 24020, Italy.

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December 2018
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Senior stakeholder views on policies to foster a culture of openness in the English National Health Service: a qualitative interview study.

J R Soc Med 2018 Dec 3:141076818815509. Epub 2018 Dec 3.

1 The Healthcare Improvement Studies Institute, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB2 0AH, UK.

Objectives: To examine the experiences of clinical and managerial leaders in the English healthcare system charged with implementing policy goals of openness, particularly in relation to improving employee voice.

Design: Semi-structured qualitative interviews.

Setting: National Health Service, regulatory and third-sector organisations in England. Read More

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December 2018
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Six months on: NHS England needs to focus on dissemination, implementation and audit of its low-priority initiative.

J R Soc Med 2018 Dec 3:141076818808429. Epub 2018 Dec 3.

The DataLab, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Heath Sciences, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818808429DOI Listing
December 2018

Artificial intelligence-enabled healthcare delivery.

J R Soc Med 2018 Dec 3:141076818815510. Epub 2018 Dec 3.

3 Long School of Medicine, UT Health San Antonio, TX 78229, USA.

In recent years, there has been massive progress in artificial intelligence (AI) with the development of deep neural networks, natural language processing, computer vision and robotics. These techniques are now actively being applied in healthcare with many of the health service activities currently being delivered by clinicians and administrators predicted to be taken over by AI in the coming years. However, there has also been exceptional hype about the abilities of AI with a mistaken notion that AI will replace human clinicians altogether. Read More

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December 2018
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Better science for safer medicines: the human imperative.

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov 15:141076818812783. Epub 2018 Nov 15.

1 Safer Medicines Trust, Kingsbridge TQ7 9AX, UK.

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November 2018

Paramedics: what can we expect.

Authors:
James Cave

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov;111(11):388-389

The Downland Practice, Newbury RG20 8UY, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818789050DOI Listing
November 2018

Euthanasia and assisted dying: what is the current position and what are the key arguments informing the debate?

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov;111(11):407-413

3 University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Infirmary Square, Leicester, LE1 5WW, UK.

Assisted dying is a highly controversial moral issue incorporating both physician-assisted dying (PAD) and voluntary active euthanasia. End-of-life practices are debated in many countries, with assisted dying receiving different consideration across various jurisdictions. In this paper, we provide an analytic framework of the current position and the main arguments related to the rights and moral principles concerning assisted dying. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818803452DOI Listing
November 2018

A controlled trial using a factorial design reported in 1946.

Authors:
Jon I Pollock

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov;111(11):424-425

Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol, Blackberry Hill, Stapleton, Bristol BS16 1DD, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818808491DOI Listing
November 2018

Sir Winston Churchill: a left hemisphere stroke or possible focal seizure on 20 October 1956.

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov 12:141076818812450. Epub 2018 Nov 12.

2 City Hospital, Birmingham, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK.

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November 2018

Sir Winston Churchill: acute ataxic stroke in June 1955 with excellent recovery.

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov 12:141076818812447. Epub 2018 Nov 12.

2 City Hospital, Birmingham, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK.

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November 2018
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Results on sports-related injuries in children from NHS emergency care dataset Oxfordshire pilot: an ecological study.

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov 1:141076818808430. Epub 2018 Nov 1.

1 Institute of Health & Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4AX, UK.

Objectives: To analyse and report on sports-related injuries using enhanced injury data collected by the testbed for the NHS emergency care injury data set and admissions data collected from inpatients.

Design: Ecological study design.

Setting: Two Oxfordshire NHS England hospitals. Read More

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November 2018
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Did Sir Winston Churchill suffer from the 'black dog'?

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov 26;111(11):394-406. Epub 2018 Oct 26.

1 West Midlands Poisons Unit, City Hospital, Birmingham B187QH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818808428DOI Listing
November 2018

Sir Winston Churchill: pneumonia, pleurisy, jaundice and atrial fibrillation at Roquebrune-Cap-Martin and Chartwell, 1958.

J R Soc Med 2018 Oct 26:141076818808424. Epub 2018 Oct 26.

3 National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, London WC1N 3BG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818808424DOI Listing
October 2018

Sir Winston Churchill: recovery from an acute stroke in June 1953 and triumph at the Conservative Party Conference in October 1953.

J R Soc Med 2019 Feb 26;112(2):61-71. Epub 2018 Oct 26.

2 City Hospital, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818808425DOI Listing
February 2019

John Shaw Billings and American military medical history.

J R Soc Med 2018 Oct;111(10):344

The Joint Pathology Center, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818783325DOI Listing
October 2018

A treatment that has stood the test of time for over three and a half millennia.

Authors:
John F Nunn

J R Soc Med 2018 Oct;111(10):377-379

Northwood, Middlesex HA6 2AE, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818804147DOI Listing
October 2018

Is it time for hospitals with smart wards?

J R Soc Med 2018 Oct;111(10):345-346

Department of Surgery and Cancer, Academic Surgical Unit, London W2 1NY, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818800793DOI Listing
October 2018
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The value of European immigration for high-level UK research and clinical care: cross-sectional study.

J R Soc Med 2018 Oct 10:141076818803427. Epub 2018 Oct 10.

1 Comprehensive Cancer Centre, Institute of Cancer Policy, School of Cancer and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Guy's Hospital, King's College London, London SE1 9RT, UK.

Objective The UK's impending departure ('Brexit') from the European Union may lead to restrictions on the immigration of scientists and medical personnel to the UK. We examined how many senior scientists and clinicians were from other countries, particularly from Europe, in two time periods. Design Cross-sectional study. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6348557PMC
October 2018
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Integrating a nationally scaled workforce of community health workers in primary care: a modelling study.

J R Soc Med 2018 Dec 4;111(12):453-461. Epub 2018 Oct 4.

1 Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London W6 8RP, UK.

Objective: To model cost and benefit of a national community health worker workforce.

Design: Modelling exercise based on all general practices in England.

Setting: United Kingdom National Health Service Primary Care. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818803443DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6295943PMC
December 2018
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An evaluation of a safety improvement intervention in care homes in England: a participatory qualitative study.

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov 20;111(11):414-421. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

2 UCL Partners, London W1T 7HA, UK.

Objective: A growing proportion of older people live in care homes and are at high risk of preventable harm. This study describes a participatory qualitative evaluation of a complex safety improvement intervention, comprising training, performance measurement and culture-change elements, on the safety of care provided for residents.

Design: A participatory qualitative study. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818803457DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6243438PMC
November 2018
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A license to cure.

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov 20;111(11):422-423. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

The Research Center for Medical Sciences, The Third XiangYa Hospital and Center for Scientific Research with Animal Models, Central South University, Changsha, 410013 China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818800413DOI Listing
November 2018

Guarding against dispassion for doctors in the NHS.

J R Soc Med 2018 Oct 20;111(10):359-365. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

2 Professor of Undergraduate Primary Care Education, University of Leicester Medical School, Centre for Medicine, Lancaster Rd, Leicester LE1 7HA, UK.

Compassion has always been a vital component of healthcare anywhere in the world. With numerous definitions in a variety of contexts, it cannot simply be prescribed, measured or given in a bottle. When our patients are ill, great attention is paid to the verbal and non-verbal communication presented by a doctor and the manner in which they are delivered. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818796193DOI Listing
October 2018

Graduate-entry medicine: a worthwhile innovation.

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov 19;111(11):388. Epub 2018 Sep 19.

GKT School of Medical Education, King's College London, London SE1 1UL, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818800817DOI Listing
November 2018

Winston Churchill's cerebrovascular disease: small vessels with big implications.

Authors:
David J Werring

J R Soc Med 2018 Sep;111(9):314-315

Stroke Research Centre, Department of Brain Repair and Rehabilitation, UCL Institute of Neurology and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London WC1E 6BT, UK.

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September 2018
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Claude Bernard, statistics and comparative trials.

Authors:
Alfredo Morabia

J R Soc Med 2018 Sep;111(9):335-336

Barry Commoner Center, Queens College, Flushing, NY 11367, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818796739DOI Listing
September 2018

Transparency in scientific publication: time for a new negotiated settlement?

J R Soc Med 2018 Sep;111(9):308-309

Emeritus of Social Work and Rehabilitation, State University of New York at Buffalo SUNY/Buffalo, Georgetown, TX 78633, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818783303DOI Listing
September 2018

UK newspaper reporting of the NHS cancer drugs fund, 2010 to 2015: a retrospective media analysis.

J R Soc Med 2018 Oct 13;111(10):366-373. Epub 2018 Sep 13.

1 King's Health Partners Comprehensive Cancer Centre, Institute of Cancer Policy, School of Cancer and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Guy's Hospital, King's College London, London SE1 9RT, UK.

Objective We wished to explore how UK national newspapers had covered the creation and operation of the Cancer Drugs Fund from 2010 to 2015. This was introduced to provide cancer patients in England with access to drugs not appraised or approved by the National Institute for health and Care Excellence. Design We sought stories in nine newspapers from the Factiva database, and copied their salient details to a spreadsheet. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818796802DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6194957PMC
October 2018

Technology: a help or hindrance to empathic healthcare?

J R Soc Med 2018 Nov 3;111(11):390-393. Epub 2018 Sep 3.

1 Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Science, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818790669DOI Listing
November 2018

A better future for the NHS: a historical perspective from the frontline.

J R Soc Med 2018 Oct 3;111(10):374-376. Epub 2018 Sep 3.

Department of Clinical Neurosciences, King's College, London SE5 9RS, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818790844DOI Listing
October 2018

Empathy as a state beyond feeling: a patient and clinician perspective.

J R Soc Med 2019 Feb 3;112(2):57-60. Epub 2018 Sep 3.

2 Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Primary Care Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Rd, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818790665DOI Listing
February 2019
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Organisational barriers to and facilitators for female surgeons' career progression: a systematic review.

J R Soc Med 2018 Sep 3;111(9):324-334. Epub 2018 Sep 3.

2 Faculty of Medical Science, Postgraduate Medical School, Anglia Ruskin University, Chelmsford CM1 1SQ, UK.

Objective To identify organizational barriers to and facilitators for female surgeons' career progression. Design Systematic review of qualitative and quantitative studies relating to organizational barriers to and facilitators for female Surgeons' career progression. After the quality assessment of the peer-reviewed journal articles, twelve articles were selected for full review. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818790661DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6146338PMC
September 2018

The strengths of general practice.

J R Soc Med 2018 Aug;111(8):264

St Leonard's Practice, Exeter EX1 1SB, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818781996DOI Listing

A brief history of clinical evidence updates and bibliographic databases.

J R Soc Med 2018 Aug;111(8):292-301

2 Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076818788819DOI Listing