Monthly Archives: February 2016

2016 BMC Ecology Image Competition: Now accepting entries!


Ecologists are keen observers of biological life, the environment, and the many ways that they influence and interact with one another. In our daily lives, however, most people don’t have the chance to appreciate the remarkable diversity and activity in our surroundings that ecologists are trained to seek out. For this reason, BMC Ecology created… Read more »


BMC Gastroenterology: Highlights of 2015

Gastro Plate

From the role of E Coli in Crohn’s Disease pathogenesis to genetic basis for lactose intolerance, BMC Gastroenterology published an exciting array of papers covering a wide range of research topics in the field of gastroenterology in 2015. Here, we highlight some of the most popular papers from the past year.

Biology Health Medicine

BMC Family Practice: Highlights of 2015


In 2015, BMC Family Practice published an exciting array of papers covering a wide range of research topics. From clinical diagnosis of functional disorders to the socioeconomic aspects of the delivery of care, we examined every aspect of primary care research. Here, we highlight four popular papers from the past year as well as our ongoing thematic series.

Health Medicine

BMC Health Services Research: Review of 2015

2015 brought interesting content to BMC Health Services Research including the articles that featured in the cross journal collection ‘The Many Meanings of Quality in Healthcare’. Now that 2016 is with us, we’d like to take this opportunity to reflect on some of the highlights published in the previous 12 months. Multimorbidity, health care utilization and costs in… Read more »