Best of PubMed #17

Don’t make me take off my belt.
Horseman RE.
J Calif Dent Assoc. 2003 Feb;31(2):174, 173.
PMID: 12636321

Dentists are suicidal.
Worley KF.
J La Dent Assoc. 1977 Summer;35(2):6.
PMID: 267692

Have you told your laboratory man you love him?
Schwartz LJ.
Ill Dent J. 1977 Jun;46(6):281. No abstract available.
PMID: 275213

Are you expecting a miracle?
Hardy F, Stuart LM, Ross LA.
J Md State Dent Assoc. 1982 Apr;25(1):19-20.
PMID: 7042882

YouTube: Increasing your bug views.
Frischknecht F.
Biotechnol J. 2009 Jun;4(6):786.
PMID: 19548247

Helium walks into a bar…
Malow B.
Nature. 2008 Dec 11;456(7223):709.
PMID: 19079038

[“Will you play with me?”].
Le Moal-Sommaire A.
Soins Psychiatr. 1999 Jul-Aug;(203):4-6. French.
PMID: 10876575

What the domestic found.
McLeod J.
Nurs Times. 1978 Oct 12;74(41):1695.
PMID: 250759

[A dialogue between a meridian and a traveller].
Flora F.
Assist Inferm Ric. 2008 Apr-Jun;27(2):108-11. Italian.
PMID: 18630495

Not quite right in the head.
Eaton L.
Ment Health Today. 2009 Apr:32-3.
PMID: 19408381

Frogs on a plane.
Rigg J.
Science. 2008 Jul 4;321(5885):37.
PMID: 18599759

‘Give ’em the old razzle dazzle’.
Stein WE.
Northwest Dent. 2003 Sep-Oct;82(5):10.
PMID: 14603633

When the plumbing failed: an allegory.
Freeman JW.
S D J Med. 2002 Feb;55(2):57-8.
PMID: 11865706

Weeds up her bottom.
Levy R.
Br Dent J. 2001 Feb;Suppl:20-2.
PMID: 11246994

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