Surgical Oncology

Does regional variation impact decision-making in the management and palliation of pancreatic head adenocarcinoma? Results from an international survey

Differences in telomerase activity between colon and rectal cancer

A comparison of the modified Tokuhashi and Tomita scores in determining prognosis for patients afflicted with spinal metastasis

A patient-centred approach toward surgical wait times for colon cancer: a population-based analysis

Hepatic parenchymal preserving technique in the management of diffuse bilateral neuroendocrine tumour liver metastases: a feasible approach

What is the effect of screening mammography on breast cancer incidence?

Adherence to adjuvant endocrine therapy in estrogen receptor–positive breast cancer patients with regular follow-up

Outcomes: wedge resection versus lobectomy for non–small cell lung cancer at the Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario 1998–2009

Patterns of use and outcomes for radiation therapy in the Quality Initiative in Rectal Cancer (QIRC) trial

Uptake of an innovation in surgery: observations from the cluster-randomized Quality Initiative in Rectal Cancer trial

Limited adequacy of thyroid cancer patient follow-up at a Canadian tertiary care centre

Differences between referred and nonreferred patients in cancer research

Laparoscopic versus open surgery for the treatment of colorectal cancer: a literature review and recommendations from the Comité de l’évolution des pratiques en oncologie

Retrospective review of rectal cancer surgery in northern Alberta

Oncologic specimen from laparoscopic assisted gastrectomy for gastric adenocarcinoma is comparable to D1-open surgery: the experience of a Canadian centre

Physicians’ awareness of cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for colorectal cancer carcinomatosis

Quality indicators for sentinel lymph node biopsy: Is there room for improvement?

Meta-analytic comparison of randomized and nonrandomized studies of breast cancer

Laparoscopic management of gastrointestinal stromal tumours: review at a Canadian centre

Total pelvic exenteration for rectal cancer: outcomes and prognostic factors

Diagnosis and surgical treatment of solid pseudopapillary neoplasm of the pancreas: analysis of 24 cases

Information on the Internet about colorectal cancer: patient attitude and potential toward Web browsing. A prospective observational study

Meta-analysis of sentinel lymph node biopsy at the time of prophylactic mastectomy of the breast

Factors that determine whether a patient receives completion axillary lymph node dissection after a positive sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer in British Columbia

Mammoplasty for symmetry in breast reconstruction and histologic assessment

Management of pancreatic adenocarcinoma in Ontario, Canada: a population-based study using novel case ascertainment

Soft-tissue sarcoma of the foot

Management of primary rectal cancer by surgeons in Atlantic Canada: results of a regional survey

Technical factors, surgeon case volume and positive margin rates after breast conservation surgery for early-stage breast cancer

Assessing outcomes following surgery for colorectal cancer using quality of care indicators

Effects of change in rectal cancer management on outcomes in British Columbia

Evolving rectal cancer management in British Columbia

Preoperative staging of cancer of the pancreatic head: Is there room for improvement?

Primary malignant melanoma of the tongue

Hepatic resection in Canada: rates and geographic variation

Outcomes of simultaneous and delayed resections of synchronous colorectal liver metastases

Isolated metastasis to the cerebellopontine angle secondary to breast cancer

Complementary and alternative medicine use among general surgery, hepatobiliary surgery and surgical oncology patients

Lymphoma following ileal pouch anal anastomosis

Lymphatic cording or axillary web syndrome after breast cancer surgery

Seven-year survival after intralesional resection and adjuvant radiotherapy for a giant-cell tumour of the sixth cervical vertebra

Influence of delays to nonemergent colon cancer surgery on operative mortality, disease-specific survival and overall survival

Carcinoma in the fourth part of the duodenum

Breast cancer infiltration by cardiothoracic surgery

Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour

The role of positron emission tomography in the management of non–small cell lung cancer

Surgical cytoreduction and intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis arising from the appendix

Concordance with clinical practice guidelines for adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with stage I–III colon cancer: experience in 2 Canadian provinces

Peritoneal mesothelioma: current understanding and management

Outcomes in patients with popliteal sarcomas

Local recurrence after rectal cancer treatment in Manitoba

Gastrointestinal stromal tumours: outcomes of surgical management and analysis of prognostic variables

Prediction of involvement of sentinel and nonsentinel lymph nodes in a Canadian population with breast cancer

A prospective evaluation of venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy

Population-based review of the outcomes following hepatic resection in a Canadian health region

Geographic variation and physician specialization in the use of percutaneous biopsy for breast cancer diagnosis

Surgical outcomes in women with ovarian cancer

Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the main hepatic bile duct

Pathological reporting of colorectal cancer specimens: a retrospective survey in an academic Canadian pathology department

Prognostic variables in adult Wilms tumour

Periampullary carcinoid of the ampulla of Vater presenting as an intraductal papillary mucinous tumour of the pancreas: a sheep in wolf’s clothing

Breast cancer metastasizing to the tongue

Multiple carcinoids of the ileum: case reports

Safety and efficacy of gastrointestinal stents in cancer patients at a community hospital

ASCO recommended guidelines for sentinal lymph node biopsy for early-stage breast cancer

Methylene blue prevents surgery-induced peritoneal adhesions but impairs the early phase of anastomotic wound healing

Gastrointestinal stromal tumour: varied presentation of a rare disease

Influence of hospital characteristics on operative death and survival of patients after major cancer surgery in Ontario

Quality of diagnosis and surgical management of breast lesions in a community hospital: Room for improvement?

Development of quality indicators for colorectal cancer surgery, using a 3-step modified Delphi approach

The contralateral sentinel node

Predictors of referral for adjuvant therapy for colorectal cancer

Locally applied molgramostim improves wound healing at colonic anastomoses in rats after ligation of the common bile duct

Surgical management of early stage invasive breast cancer: a practice guideline

Melanoma erysipeloides

Using administrative databases to measure waiting periods for major cancer surgery in Ontario, 1993-2000

The investigation of primary rectal cancer by surgeons: current pattern of practice

Improving cancer surgery in Ontario: recommendations from a strategic planning retreat

Elevated parathyroid hormone-related peptide in a patient with an extragonadal germ-cell tumour and hypercalcemia

Optimal excision margins for primary cutaneous melanoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Surgical treatment of incidentally identified pancreatic masses

Anorectal malignant melanoma: treatment with surgery or radiation therapy, or both

Practice patterns of lymph-node mapping and sentinel-node biopsy for breast cancer in British

Role of axillary lymph-node dissection in the management of breast cancer

Neoadjuvant or adjuvant therapy for resectable gastric cancer? A practice guideline

Radical thoracoscopic lobectomy with lymphadenectomy in a cadaver model

Male breast carcinoma

Oral versus systemic antibiotic prophylaxis in elective colon surgery: a randomized study and meta-analysis send a message from the 1990s

Surgical treatment of thymoma

Sentinel lymph-node biopsy after previous wide local excision for melanoma

Sentinel lymph-node biopsy for melanoma of the trunk and extremities: the McGill experience

Desmoplastic fibroma of the thigh

Isolated limb infusion for melanoma: a simple alternative to isolated limb perfusion

Acetabular tuberculous osteomyelitis

Soft-tissue mass at the site of a previous total knee arthroplasty

Bone and soft-tissue tumours

Value of DNA ploidy and S-phase fraction as prognostic factors in stage III cutaneous melanoma

Osteogenic sarcoma in the soft tissues of the hip

Sentinel lymph-node biopsy in breast cancer

Molecular alterations in bone and soft-tissue sarcoma

Ovarian carcinoma of low maligant potential treated at the Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, between 1973 and 1997

Doxorubicin-cisplatin chemotherapy for high-grade nonosteogenic sarcoma of bone. Comparison of treatment and control groups

Evaluation of the allograft-prosthesis composite technique for proximal femoral reconstruction after resection of a primary bone tumour

Malignant transformation in familial osteochondromatosis?

Bone sarcoma diagnosed at the time of reconstructive hip surgery

Neoplastic pulmonary embolism

The case for adjuvant radiotherapy for rectal cancer

Local recurrence after surgery for rectal cancer

The role of axillary node dissection in invasive breast cancer

Follow-up of patients after resection for colorectal cancer: a position paper of the Canadian Society of Surgical Oncology and the Canadian Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Sarcoma of bone-cement membrane: a case report and review of the literature

The surgical and oncologic significance of the axillary arch during axillary lymphadenectomy

Concurrent papillary and squamous carcinoma in a thyroglossal duct cyst: a case report

An animal model of benign bile-duct stricture, sclerosing cholangitis and cholangiocarcinoma and the role of epidermal growth factor receptor in ductal proliferation