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August 2015

Volume 91

Issue 1078

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Postgraduate Medical Journal aims to support junior doctors and their teachers and contribute to the continuing professional development of all doctors by publishing papers on a wide range of topics relevant to the practising clinician and teacher. Papers published in PMJ include those that focus on core competencies; that describe current practice and new developments in all branches of medicine; that describe relevance and impact of translational research on clinical practice; that provide background relevant to examinations; and papers on medical education and medical education research.

Editor's Choice

Healthy eating: an NHS priority A sure way to improve health outcomes for NHS staff and the public
An editorial highlighting the growing important of tackling obesity and its associated health consequences for the NHS.

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PMJ is delighted to announce Prof. Bernard Cheung as the new Editor of the journal

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Care in the Digital Age

Read PMJ's special collection of papers inspired by the themes of the International Conference on Residency Education from 23-25 October 2014.

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This recent issue is free to all users to allow everyone the opportunity to see the full scope and typical content of Postgraduate Medical Journal.

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Electronic letters

Letters to the Editor

Readers' comments on articles published in PMJ

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PMJ blog

The PMJ Blog: thoughts, comment and debate about learning how to deliver better, safer care - prompted by international research and evidence.

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