The West of England Medical Journal

WEMJ Volume 112 No. 3 - September 2013

21 September 2013
1. Tuberculosis in India Case Studies\n2. Dr William Cadogan of Bristol\n3. Guidelines for the Management of Bronchiectasis

WEMJ Volume 112 No. 2 - June 2013

1 June 2013
1. Experiencing the NHS system. A three month visit by Chinese clinical observers\n2. Imaging of Vertebral Trauma by Richard H. Daffner\n3. The King’s Evil

WEMJ Volume 112 No. 1 - March 2013

1 March 2013
1) Dr. Nabil Jarad Personalised Respiratory Medicine in Bristol-The Hospital and the Community;\n2) Dr. Jeshil Shah Calvarial tuberculosis features in 3 cases (continued);\n3) Book Review of Beyond the Silence by Andrew Chapman Reviewed by Paul Main;\n4) Book Review of The Confessions of Saul By Paul R Goddard Reviewed by JJ Mann;\n5) Book Review of Pattern Recognition Neuroradiology by Neil M. Borden, Scott E. Forseen.Reviewed by Rebecca Hunt

WEMJ Volume 111 No. 4 - December 2012

1 December 2012
1) Is he ill because of his pill? : A Case report of Nitrofurantoin-induced lung injury;2) Book Review: The Rise and Fall of Modern Medicine by James Le Fanu;3) Medical Fraud - Causes and Consequences: Some personal reflections

WEMJ Volume 111 No. 3 - September 2012

1 September 2012
1) Is there any defence of high tech medicine or is it simply a waste of money, time and energy? This article examines the evidence in favour of advanced technology in medicine.;2) Living with Von Willebrand's Disease;3) and 4) From the Archives- Haemophilia in the Nineteenth Century;5) Science Watch - Junk DNA controls the genome

WEMJ Volume 111 No. 2 - June 2012

1 June 2012
1) Reducing Exacerbations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): A review of current pharmacological strategies;2) Abstract from Book Review: The Obesity Epidemic by Zoë Harcombe;3) Role of repeat digital subtraction angiography in non traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage: Early detection of recanalisation of the spontaneously thrombosed aneurysm;4) Editorial: Discrepancy and Error in Radiology;5) From the Archives of the Journal 1885;

WEMJ Volume 111 No. 1 - March 2012

1 March 2012
1) Endobronchial Ultrasound-Guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration (EBUS-TBNA);2) ‘Oil, health and healthcare’ Report of the lecture by Dr. Angela Raffle;3) From the Archives: A Case of Priapism by A H Boys December 1883;

WEMJ Volume 110 No. 4 - December 2011

1 December 2011
1) CT in potential live renal transplant donors-What the laparoscopic transplant surgeon wants to know;2) Tightening the band around the obesity epidemic : A pictorial review of complications for the radiologist;3) Book Review: Chest X-Ray – A Survival Guide by Gerald de Lacey MA FRCR;4) Endometrioma developed in abdominal wall scar post Caesarean section: Imaging features with special emphasis on MR imaging;5) Villains and Heroes: The Story of Smallpox;

WEMJ Volume 110 No. 3 - September 2011

1 September 2011
1) CT pulmonary angiographic imaging manifestations of chronic pulmonary thromboembolic disease;2) Virtual Colonoscopy – Current and Future Practice;...

WEMJ Volume 110 No. 2 - March 2011

2 March 2011
1) Therapeutic Vaccines for HIV and Cancer: The Long Fox Memorial Lecture;2) What Went Wrong with the NHS? Examining Myths and Legends of State Medicine;...

Welcome to the West of England Medical Journal. This is the online journal of the Bristol Medico Chirurgical Society. The journal was formerly known as the Bristol Medico Chirurgical Journal and was first published in 1883.

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