August 2004 • Août 2004

Can J Surg 2004;47(4)

Editorial • Éditorial

The introduction of new technology
J.P. Waddell

La mise en service de technologies nouvelles
J.P. Waddell

Quill on Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Delivery of a surgical clerkship program in a remote site: personal experiences and published evidence
A. Conlin

Original Articles • Articles originaux

Efficacy of orthotic immobilization of the unstable subaxial cervical spine of the elderly patient: investigation in a cadaver model
D.A. Bednar

Branched endovascular stent­graft for suprarenal aortic aneurysm: the future of aortic stent­grafting?
L.W. Tse, O.K. Steinmetz, C.Z. Abraham, D.A. Valenti, K.S. MacKenzie, D.I. Obrand, T.A. Chuter

Can a new design of pneumatic compression device reduce variations in delivered therapy for the mechanical prophylaxis of thromboembolic disease after total hip arthroplasty?
B.A. Masri, D.J. Dunlop, J.A. McEwen, D.S. Garbuz, C.P. Duncan

Improving cancer surgery in Ontario: recommendations from a strategic planning retreat
A. Gagliardi, F.D. Ashbury, R. George, J. Irish, H.S. Stern

Teaching cognitive skills improves learning in surgical skills courses: a blinded, prospective, randomized study
J.A. Kohls-Gatzoulis, G. Regehr, C. Hutchison

MacLean­Mueller Prize • Prix MacLean­Mueller

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis: an analysis of treatment outcome according to physeal stability
S. Fallath, M. Letts

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

Surgical images: musculoskeletal.

Imaging in musculoskeletal trauma: the value of magnetic resonance imaging for traumatic pediatric hip dislocations
G. Elder, E.J. Harvey

Surgical Education and Self-assessment Program (SESAP)

Radiology for the surgeon:

Soft-tissue case 55
M. Liberman, I.S. Weissglas

Trauma and Critical Care • Traumatologie et soins critiques

Hemolysis with rapid transfusion systems in the trauma setting
P. Kim, I. Chin-Yee, K. Eckert, R.A. Malthaner, D.K. Gray

Case Notes • Notes de cas

Scapholunate ligament injury: the natural history
D.L. Clark, H.P. von Schroeder

Split-thickness skin-grafting the post-Clagett pleurostomy cavity
R.C. Mahabir, S. Kim, B. Nelems

Surface replacement of the hip: a late revision
J.S. Huntley, J. Christie