August 2002 • Août 2002

Can J Surg 2002;45(4)

Editorial • Éditorial

East and Central African Journal of Surgery: the Canadian Connection

J.L. Meakins, J.P. Waddell; R. Lett

East and Central African Journal of Surgery: la connexion canadienne

J.L. Meakins, J.P. Waddell; R. Lett

Quill on Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Waiting times for knee arthroplasty

M. Gross

Original Articles • Articles originaux

Variations in treatment of femoral neck fractures in Alberta

M. Cree, Q. Yang, A. Scharfenberger, D. Johnson, K.C. Carrière

Readmission for small-bowel obstruction in the early postoperative period: etiology and outcome

G. Miller, J. Boman, I. Shrier, P.H. Gordon

Effect on biopsy technique of the breast imaging reporting and data system (BI-RADS) for nonpalpable mammographic abnormalities

C.G. Ball, M. Butchart, J.K. MacFarlane

Causes of increased length of hospitalization on a general thoracic surgery service: a prospective observational study

K. Irshad, L.S. Feldman, V.F. Chu, J.-F. Dorval, G. Baslaim, J.E. Morin

Equity in waiting times for major joint arthroplasty

K.D. Kelly, D.C. Voaklander, D.W.C. Johnston, M.E. Suarez-Almazor

Surgical Images • Imagier chirurgical

Soft-tissue images. Appendiceal inguinal hernia

K.S. Hindle, A. Huang

Radiology for the Surgeon • Chirurgie et radiologie

Soft-tissue case 46. Presentation

Soft-tissue case 46. Diagnosis

K.S. Sodhi, A. Saxena, B. Sood, S. Suri

Musculoskeletal case 23. Presentation

Musculoskeletal case 23. Diagnosis

C. Keogh, W.C. Torreggiani, K. Al-Ismail, P.L. Munk

Evidence-Based Surgery • Chirurgie factuelle

Heparin prophylaxis for deep venous thrombosis in a patient with multiple injuries: an evidence-based approach to a clinical problem

A.B. Hill, B. Garber, G. Dervin, A. Howard

Trauma and Critical Care • Traumatologie et soins critiques

Assuring optimal trauma care: the role of trauma centre accreditation

R. Simons, A. Kirkpatrick

Review Article • Article de revue

Male breast carcinoma

A.-N. Meguerditchian, M. Falardeau, G. Martin

Brief Communications • Communication abrégées

Umbilical epidermoid cyst: an unusual cause of umbilical symptoms

J.H. McClenathan

Correspondence • Correspondance

Cystic mass in soft tissue: Is further investigation needed?

S. Dilege, Y. Bayrak, A. Toker, G. Kalayci

Postprandial bloating after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication: A cause of comorbidity?

T. Kamolz, F.A. Granderath, R. Pointner; M. Anvari

Canadian Surgery Forum, London, Ont. [Sept. 19-22, 2002]

Abstracts of presentations to the Annual Meetings of the Canadian Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Canadian Association of General Surgeons and the Canadian Association of Thoracic Surgeons