June 2006 • Juin 2006

Can J Surg 2006;49(3)

Editorial • Éditorial

Developing a culture of mentoring
G.L. Warnock

Pour implanter une culture de mentorat
G.L. Warnock

Quill on Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Reflections on the mentoring of a young surgeon
P. McDonald

Original Articles • Articles originaux

Surgery for osteitis pubis
R. Mehin, R. Meek, P. O’Brien, P. Blachut

Occult cystobiliary communication presenting as postoperative biliary leakage after hydatid liver surgery: Are there significant preoperative clinical predictors?
O. Demircan, M. Baymus, G. Seydaoglu, A. Akinoglu, G. Sakman

Quality of diagnosis and surgical management of breast lesions in a community hospital: Room for improvement?
C. Hanley, R. Kessaram

Computer-enhanced telemanipulation in mitral valve repair: preliminary experience in Canada with the da Vinci robotic system
R.S. McClure, B. Kiaii, R.J. Novick, R. Rayman, S. Swinamer, K. Kodera, A.H. Menkis

Practice patterns for deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis in minimal-access surgery
R. Beekman, M. Crowther, F. Farrokhyar, D.W. Birch

A study of large-bowel volvulus in urban Australia
K.C.N. Lau, B.J. Miller, D.J. Schache, J.R. Cohen

Trauma and Critical Care • Traumatologie et soins critiques

Using video audit to improve trauma resuscitation — time for a new approach
M. Fitzgerald, R. Gocentas, L. Dziukas, P. Cameron, C. Mackenzie, N. Farrow

Evidence-Based Surgery • Chirurgie factuelle

Canadian Association of General Surgeons and American College of Surgeons Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery. 17.

The timing of elective colectomy in diverticulitis: a decision analysis
R. McLeod, T. Phang, S. Wexner, for the Members of the Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group

Case Notes • Notes de cas

Acute appendagitis as a cause of right lower quadrant pain
M.S. Friedlich, D. Papadatos

Correspondence • Correspondance

Endovascular management of traumatic aortic injuries
A. Verdant; K. Lawlor

Preoperative fasting
E. Søreide, O. Ljungqvist; R. McLeod, W. Fitzgerald, M. Sarr

Meeting Abstracts • Résumés

Canadian Society of Surgical Oncology Meeting April 28, 2006, Hilton Bonaventure, Montréal

The MacLean–Mueller Prize • Le prix MacLean–Mueller

2005 MacLean–Mueller Prize

Supplement • Supplément

Canadian Spine Society Sixth Annual meeting abstracts