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Commentary * Commentaire

Is current preoperative frailty assessment adequate?
G. Eamer, J.A. Gibson, C. Gillis, A.T. Hsu, M. Krawczyk, E. MacDonald, R. Whitlock, R.G. Khadaroo
(September 19, 2017)

Research * Recherche

Experience with the SynCardia total artificial heart in a Canadian centre
A. Nguyen, M. Pellerin, L.P. Perrault, M. White, A. Ducharme, N. Racine, M. Carrier
(September 19, 2017)

Antibiotic use among older adults on an acute care general surgery service
A.S. Pollmann, J.G. Bailey, P.J.B. Davis, P.M. Johnson
(September 19, 2017)

Tattooing or not? A review of current practice and outcomes for laparoscopic colonic resection following endoscopy at a tertiary care centre
F. Letarte, M. Webb, M. Raval, A. Karimuddin, C.J. Brown, P.T. Phang
(September 19, 2017)

Comparison of retroperitoneal liposarcoma extending into the inguinal canal and inguinoscrotal liposarcoma
J. Rhu, C.W. Cho, K.W. Lee, H. Park, J.B. Park, Y–L. Choi, S.J. Kim
(September 19, 2017)

Canadian benchmarks for acute injury care
L. Moore, D. Evans, N.L. Yanchar, J. Thakore, H.T. Stelfox, S.M. Hameed, R. Simons, J. Kortbeek, J. Clément, F. Lauzier, A.F. Turgeon
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(September 19, 2017)

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