April 2003 • Avril 2003

Can J Surg 2003;46(2)

Editorial • Éditorial

Site and side of surgery: getting it right
J.L. Meakins

La chirurgie à l’endroit : le bon site, du bon côté
J.L. Meakins

Quill on Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Managing risks: a surgeon’s perspective
M. Gross

Original Articles • Articles originaux

Revisiting the biofragmentable anastomotic ring: Is it safe in colonic surgery?
G.A. Ghitulescu, N. Morin, P. Jetty, P. Belliveau

The Trauma Evaluation and Management (TEAM) teaching module: its role for senior medical students in Canada
J. Ali

Trapezial arthroplasty with silicone rubber implantation for advanced osteoarthritis of the trapeziometacarpal joint of the thumb
J.C. MacDermid, J.H. Roth, Y.R. Rampersaud, G.I. Bain

Mortality associated with emergency abdominal surgery in the elderly
J.J. Arenal, M. Bengoechea-Beeby

Routine pathological evaluation of tissue from inguinal hernias in children is unnecessary
G.G. Miller, S.E. McDonald, K. Milbrandt, R. Chibbar

Surgical Images • Imagier chirurgical

Musculoskeletal images. Silicone synovitis
J.P. Waddell, T. Daniels

Soft-tissue images. Proximal jejunal gastrointestinal stromal tumour
M. Cooke M. Dunham, F. Sutherland

Radiology for the Surgeon • Chirurgie et radiologie

Musculoskeletal case 27. Presentation
Musculoskeletal case 27. Diagnosis
R.F.J. Browne, S.M. Murphy, W.C. Torreggiani, B. Hogan, P.L. Munk

Soft-tissue case 50. Presentation
Soft-tissue case 50. Diagnosis
J. Marschall, A. Karimuddin, P. Nechala

Trauma and Critical Care • Traumatologie et soins critiques

Fracture fixation in patients having multiple injuries
P.J. O’Brien

Surgical Biology for the Clinician • Biologie chirurgicale pour le clinicien

Thromboprophylaxis in surgical patients
M. O’Donnell, J.I. Weitz

Evidence-Based Surgery • Chirurgie factuelle

Users’ guide to the surgical literature: how to perform a literature search
D.W. Birch, A. Eady, D. Robertson, S. De Pauw, V. Tandan; for the Evidence-Based Surgery Working Group

Brief Communication • Communication abrégée

Diverticular abscess: unusual clinical and radiographic presentation
C.J. Hague, N.P. Blair, A.T. Kamitakahara, A.K. Tan, J.T. Wilson

Wrong-side surgery: systems for prevention
M. Bernstein

Correspondence • Correspondance

Long-term anticoagulation after acute thromboembolic limb ischemia
D. Suissa; T.L. Forbes

Subcapital hip fractures: the Garden classification
H.T. Huebert

Book Review • Critique de livre

Urologic Protheses. The Complete Practical Guide to Devices, Their Implantation and Patient Follow-up
R. Bard