February 2008 • Février 2008

Can J Surg 2008;51(1)

Editorial • Éditorial

Editor’s view
J.P. Waddell

Point de vue du rédacteur
J.P. Waddell

Quill on Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Canadian orthopedic surgeons and postfracture osteoporosis care: moving from persuasion toward facilitation
E.R. Bogoch

Original Articles • Articles originaux

A sample of Canadian orthopedic surgeons expressed willingness to participate in osteoporosis management for fragility fracture patients
E.R. Bogoch, E. Snowden

Psychological distress and quality of life after orthopedic trauma: an observational study
M. Bhandari, J.W. Busse, B.P. Hanson, P. Leece, O.R. Ayeni, E.H. Schemitsch

Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms in men: a Canadian perspective using Monte Carlo–based estimates
B. Montreuil, J. Brophy

Posterior pedicle screw fixation with supplemental laminar hook fixation for the treatment of thoracolumbar burst fractures
S. Leduc, J-M Mac-Thiong, G. Maurais, A. Jodoin

Outpatient percutaneous flexor tenotomies for management of diabetic claw toe deformities with ulcers: a preliminary report
E. Tamir, A-M McLaren, A. Gadgil, T.R. Daniels

Fibular fixation as an adjuvant to tibial intramedullary nailing in the treatment of combined distal third tibia and fibula fractures: a biomechanical investigation
P.M. Morin, R. Reindl, E.J. Harvey, L. Beckman, T. Steffen

Recent experience with laparoscopic appendectomy in a Canadian teaching centre
A. Ali, M.A.J. Moser

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

Surgical images: soft tissue

Necrotizing fasciitis of the abdominal wall
G. Miller, A.A. MacLean, K. Hiotis

Trauma and Critical Care • Traumatologie et soins critiques

Acute resuscitation of the unstable adult trauma patient: bedside diagnosis and therapy
A.W. Kirkpatrick, C.G. Ball, S.K. D’Amours, D. Zygun

Evidence-Based Surgery • Chirurgie factuelle

Canadian Association of General Surgeons and American College of Surgeons Evidence-Based Reviews in Surgery. 24.

Fast-track programs in colonic surgery
T.M. Mastracci, Z. Cohen, A. Senagore, for the Members of the Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group

Brief Communications • Communications abrégées

Systemic illnesses unexpectedly presenting as acute appendicitis: case studies
S.A.C. Medlicott, H. Cox, M. Dupre, J. Lategan, I. Auer, G. Hollaar, E. Debru, J. Conly

Inflammatory pseudotumour of the spleen: report of 2 cases and literature review
J. Yan, C. Peng, W. Yang, C. Wu, J. Ding, T. Shi, H. Li

Online case notes

Luxation traumatique negligée de la rotule: a propos d’un cas
N.M. Anoumou, M.Kouamé, D.Gogoua, B. Koné, F. Guédégbé, F. Arame, G. Varango

Aspergilloma in combination with adenocarcinoma of the lung
W. Saleh, A. Ostry, H. Henteleff

Secondary chondrosarcoma of the cuboid bone in a patient with multiple exostoses
M. Chadha, A.P. Singh

Penetrating cardiac injury: the nail gun, a potentially dangerous tool
L.R. Guo, M.L. Myers

Double cystic duct
T.L. Huston, G.F. Dakin

External carotid artery pseudoaneurysm in an immunocompromised patient
T.L. Forbes, M. Tong

Kienböck’s disease: an unusual cause of wrist pain in a 13-year-old girl
R.T. Hurley, M.D. McKee

Colon cancer presenting as an appendiceal abscess in a young patient
A. Arjona Sánchez, E.M. Tordera Torres, D. Cecilia Martínez, S. Rufián Peña

Popliteal venous aneurysm and iliofemoral thrombosis
L.M. Gillman, R. McGregor, R.P. Guzman

Posterior sternoclavicular joint dislocation
N. Hoekzema, M. Torchia, M. Adkins, S.D. Cassivi

PET/CT fusion technology: its role in managing recurrent, well-differentiated thyroid cancer
D. Dalgorf, K.M. Higgins, L. Ehrlich

Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour of the pancreas
A. Sim, M.W. Lee, G.-K. Nguyen

Reviewers

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