June 1997 • Juin 1997

Can J Surg 1997;40(3)

Editors’ View / Mot de la rédaction

Surgical biology for the clinician / Biologie chirurgicale pour le clinicien.
J.L. Meakins

Quill on Scalpel / Plume et scalpel

O.R. time — not beds
J.L. Meakins

Surgical Images / Imagier chirurgical

Sister Joseph’s nodule
C.K. Leow, W.Y. Lau

Radiology for the Surgeon / Chirurgie et radiologie

Case 15. Presentation
J.C. Hodge

Case 15. Diagnosis.
J.C. Hodge

Surgical Biology for the Clinician / Biologie chirurgicale pour le clinicien

Programmed cell death (apoptosis) and the resolution of systemic inflammation
J.C. Marshall, R.W.G. Watson

Review Article / Article de revue

Long-term survival after hepatic cryosurgery versus surgical resection for metastatic colorectal carcinoma: a critical review of the literature
V.R. Tandan, A. Harmantas, S. Gallinger

CAGS / ACCG

Symposium on the management of inguinal hernias

  1. Introduction
    E.C. Poulin, M.J. Marcaccio
  2. Overview. The repair of inguinal hernia: 110 years after Bassini
    M.J. Wexler
  3. Laparoscopic groin hernia surgery: the TAPP procedure
    D.E.M. Litwin, Q.N. Pham, F.H. Oleniuk, A.M. Kluftinger, L. Rossi
  4. The Shouldice technique: a canon in hernia repair
    R. Bendavid
  5.  Sutureless technique: second version
    A.I. Gilbert, M.F. Graham

Original Articles / Articles originaux

Is wound infiltration with anesthetic effective as pre-emptive analgesia? A clinical trial in appendectomy patients
P.T. Willard, N.P. Blair

The management of spinal metastasis in children
A.K. Sinha, J.T. Seki, G. Moreau, E. Ventureyra, R.M. Letts

Case Reports / Études de cas

Sporadic ampullary hamartoma simulating cancer
T.N. Moyana, G.G. Miller, R.G. Keith

Diaphragme duodénal congénital chez l’adulte associé à une localisation anormale de l’ampoule de Vater : présentation d’un cas et revue de la littérature
R. Lapointe, J.-P. Gagné

Book reviews/Critiques de livres

Books received/Livres reçus

Notices/Avis