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To ensure timely access to research, these articles are published (and indexed in PubMed) before they appear in a print issue of the journal.

How to cite an epub ahead of print article: Author A, Author B, Author C, et al. Article title. Can J Surg. Year [cited date]; [page length]. DOI:10.1503/cjs.000000

Abstracts * Résumés

Bethune Round Table 2019 Conference on Global Surgery: Abstracts
(First published August 21, 2019)

Research * Recherche

Association between socioeconomic deprivation and surgical complications in adults undergoing ankle fracture fixation: a population-based analysis
J.I. Wolfstadt, D. Pincus, H.J. Kreder, D. Wasserstein
(First published August 1, 2019)

Impact of preoperative mental health status on functional outcome 1 year after total hip arthroplasty
P. Jaiswal, P. Railton, H. Khong, C. Smith, J. Powell
(First published August 1, 2019)

Predictive factors for diabetes remission after bariatric surgery
J.T. Dang, C. Sheppard, D. Kim, N. Switzer, X. Shi, C. Tian, C. de Gara, S. Karmali, D.W. Birch
(First published August 1, 2019)

A quality-improvement approach to effective trauma team activation
K. Verhoeff, R. Saybel, V. Fawcett, B. Tsang, P. Mathura, S. Widder
(First published June 1, 2019)

Discussions in surgery * Discussions en chirurgie

A survey of Canadian breast health professionals’ recommendations for high-risk benign breast disease
C. Kappel, J. Seely, J. Watters, A. Arnaout, E. Cordeiro
(First published August 1, 2019)

Debate and Consensus

CJS is dedicated to the development of best surgical practice.  The CJS consensus protocol encourages discussion of consensus statements and articles before publication.

We are currently inviting comment on the article “Toward late career transitioning: a proposal for academic surgeons” by Richards and colleagues. Please send us your comments by submitting an eLetter.