December 2005 • Décembre 2005

Can J Surg 2005;48(6)

Editorial • Éditorial

Editor’s view
J.P. Waddell

Mot du rédacteur
J.P. Waddell

Quill on Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Common sense for a common problem: the question of screening the average-risk population for colorectal neoplasia
C. Vinden, V.C. McAlister

Polling surgeons
M. Gross

Original Articles • Articles originaux

Colorectal cancer screening: practices and attitudes of gastroenterologists, internists and surgeons
R.J. Hilsden, S.E. McGregor, A. Murray, S. Khoja, H. Bryant

Development of quality indicators for colorectal cancer surgery, using a 3-step modified Delphi approach
A.R. Gagliardi, M. Simunovic, B. Langer, H. Stern, A.D. Brown

Prospective evaluation of hand-held focused abdominal sonography for trauma (FAST) in blunt abdominal trauma
A.W. Kirkpatrick, M. Sirois, K.B. Laupland, L. Goldstein, D.R. Brown, R.K. Simons, S. Dulchavsky, B.R. Boulanger

Intra-articular steroid hip injection for osteoarthritis: a survey of orthopedic surgeons in Ontario
J. Kaspar, S. Kaspar, C. Orme, J. de V. de Beer

A mathematical model or fresh frozen plasma transfusion strategies during major trauma resuscitation with ongoing hemorrhage
A.M.H. Ho, P.W. Dion, C.A.Y. Cheng, M.K. Karmakar, G. Cheng, Z. Peng, Y.W. Ng

International Surgery • La chirurgie à l’étranger

Review of a Canadian forum on international surgery: the Bethune Round Table
R.H. Taylor, G. Hollaar

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

Radiology for the surgeon: musculoskeletal case 36
N.A. Al-Nakshabandi, P.L. Munk

Surgical technique: Posterolateral approach for open reduction and internal fixation of trimalleolar ankle fractures
M. Talbot, T.R. Steenblock, P.A. Cole

Evidence-Based Surgery • Chirurgie factuelle

Canadian Association of General Surgeons and American College of Surgeons Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery. 15

Biphasic computed tomography with mesenteric evaluation of acute mesenteric ischemia
R. McLeod, T. Lindsay, M. O’Malley, for Members of the Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group

Case Notes • Notes de cas

Total knee arthroplasty in Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
M.G. Catre, A. Kolin, J.P. Waddell

Soft-tissue textiloma: a potential diagnostic pitfall
E. Mouhsine, N. Halkic, R. Garofalo, S. Taylor, N. Theumann, L. Guillou, P.F. Leyvraz