June 1998 • Juin 1998

Can J Surg 1998;41(3)

Editors’ View · Mot de la rédaction

Case reports versus original articles / Études de cas et articles originaux
J.L. Meakins

Quill on Scalpel · Plume et scalpel

Assessing outcomes of surgical procedures
N.S. Schachar

Surgical Images · Imagier chirurgical

Neoplastic pulmonary embolism
J.D. Urschel

Radiology for the Surgeon · Chirurgie et radiologie

Case 21. Presentation
L.A. Stein

Case 21. Diagnosis
L.A. Stein

Review Article · Article de revue

Patient characteristics that affect the outcome of total hip arthroplasty: a review
N.L. Young, D. Cheah, J.P. Waddell, J.G. Wright

Canadian Association of General Surgeons · Association canadienne de chirurgiens généraux

Presidential address, 1997. General surgery in the year 2000: looking to the future
E.D. Monaghan

Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery · Société canadienne de chirurgie vasculaire

Symposium: controversies in cerebrovascular disease

  1. Introduction
    D.C. Taylor 
  2. Should patients be screened for asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis?A.B. Hill 
  3. Current indications for carotid endarterectomy
    P.M. Walker 
  4. Appropriate imaging before carotid endarterectomy
    R.P. Guzman 
  5. Improving perioperative management of carotid endarterectomy
    J.F. McKinsey, B.L. Gewertz

Original Article · Article original

Mechanical integrity of subchondral bone in osteochondral autografts and allografts
G. Wohl, G. Goplen, J. Ford, K. Novak, M. Hurtig, R. McPherson, L. McGann, N. Schachar, R.F. Zernicke

Case Reports · Études de cas

Bilateral femoral component breakage in total hip replacement: a case report
P. Murray, C.H. Rorabeck

Ventriculoperitoneal shunt knot: a rare cause of bowel obstruction and ischemia
Y. Starreveld, D. Poenaru, P. Ellis

Surgical management of acquired rectourethral fistula, emphasizing the posterior approach
R.P. Boushey, R.S. McLeod, Z. Cohen

Total joint replacement in multiplex congenita contractures: a case report
H.U. Cameron

Duplication cyst of the antrum: a case report
S. Gupta, D. Sleeman, B. Alsumait, L. Abrams

Books and other media received / Livres et autres documents reçus

Book reviews / Critiques de livres