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2.  The secret of HIV control can be found in the back streets 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;337(7662):177.
An “entertaining rant” about the foibles of international aid for HIV prevention is underpinned by rigorous research, finds Joanna Busza
PMCID: PMC2483902
3.  The need for speed: the fast and furious marketing of amphetamines 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;337(7661):115.
Amphetamines were for years a “drug looking for a disease.” Allen Shaughnessy considers a chronicle of their many uses in that time
PMCID: PMC2453288
4.  The Lives of a Cell  
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;337(7661):117.
PMCID: PMC2453292
5.  1948 and all that 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;337(7660):55.
Veteran campaigner John Lister’s critique of the NHS will ring true with many of its staff, thinks Peter Davies
PMCID: PMC2443600
6.  Memoirs of My Nervous Illness 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;337(7660):57.
PMCID: PMC2443604
7.  The world inside the head 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7659):1505.
PMCID: PMC2440909
8.  An Enemy of the People  
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7659):1509.
PMCID: PMC2440915
9.  Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7658):1439.
Richard Hurley witnessed a performance in which women incarcerated in a mental institution a century ago share their stories with women of today
PMCID: PMC2432175
10.  When the air hits your brain  
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7658):1441.
PMCID: PMC2432179
12.  Lest We Forget 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7657):1379.
The teamwork needed by industrial technoscience means individual achievements get lost, finds Robert Bud
PMCID: PMC2427090
13.  It’s tough on the sharks 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7656):1311.
If most complementary and alternative medicines work as a placebo response, is that so bad? All in all, it is, find two new books reviewed by Charles Essex
PMCID: PMC2413397
14.  The Natural History of Disease 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7656):1313.
PMCID: PMC2413401
15.  Medical Classics: La Regenta  
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7655):1253.
PMCID: PMC2405858
16.  How not to make a drama out of a crisis 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7655):1251.
A new book that describes the changing responses of medical professionals to people who have been in a disaster represents a welcoming maturing of the field, finds Simon Wessely
PMCID: PMC2405885
17.  The man with x ray eyes 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7654):1193.
Nick Veasey is the latest in a series of photographers to find beauty in the art of medical imaging, finds Arpan Banerjee
PMCID: PMC2394647
18.  The Journal of a Disappointed Man  
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7654):1195.
PMCID: PMC2394651
19.  Into the groove 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7653):1133.
Two books on music and the brain broaden our understanding of normal and abnormal musical experience, writes Fred Charatan
PMCID: PMC2386587
20.  Doctors and Patients: A Relationship Examined 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7653):1135.
PMCID: PMC2386652
21.  Observations from on high 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7652):1073.
A new book of medical musings on topics ranging from basic science to cheese willhelp clever doctors pass the time, Colin Douglas finds
PMCID: PMC2376010
22.  The Anatomy Lesson  
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7652):1075.
PMCID: PMC2376035
23.  Mortal thoughts 
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7651):1021.
A new meditation on death by Julian Barnes is perfect for doctors in a similarly anxious state about the grim reaper, finds John Quin
PMCID: PMC2364867
25.  Listen to the wounded healers  
BMJ : British Medical Journal  2008;336(7650):960.
A drama documentary examines the story of a mentally ill junior doctor who rejects conventional treatment but is determined to stay in medicine. Philip Thomas reviews
PMCID: PMC2335210

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