October 2010 • Octobre 2010

Can J Surg 2010;53(5)

Editorial • Éditorial

How many hours should a surgical resident work?
E.J. Harvey

Combien d’heures les médecins résidents devraient-ils travailler?
E.J. Harvey

Research • Recherche

In-hospital mortality following hip fracture care in southern Ontario
K. Alzahrani, R. Gandhi, A. Davis, N. Mahomed

Treatment of complex perianal fistulas in Crohn disease: infliximab, surgery or combined approach
G. Sciaudone, C. Di Stazio, P. Limongelli, I. Guadagni, G. Pellino, G. Riegler, P. Coscione, F. Selvaggi

Technical factors, surgeon case volume and positive margin rates after breast conservation surgery for early-stage breast cancer
P.J. Lovrics, S.D. Cornacchi, F. Farrokhyar, A. Garnett, V. Chen, S. Franic, M. Simunovic

Melatonin ameliorates liver fibrosis induced by bile-duct ligation in rats
G. Tahan, H. Akin, F. Aydogan, S.S. Ramadan, O. Yapicier, O. Tarcin, H. Uzun, V. Tahan, K. Zengin

A 7-year review of men’s and women’s ice hockey injuries in the NCAA
J. Agel, E.J. Harvey

Intraoperative spinal cord and nerve root monitoring: a survey of Canadian spine surgeons
L. Peeling, S. Hentschel, R. Fox, H. Hall, D.R. Fourney
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Review • Revue

Current thinking about acute compartment syndrome of the lower extremity
B. Shadgan, M. Menon, D. Sanders, G. Berry, C. Martin Jr., P. Duffy, D. Stephen, P.J. O’Brien

Dramatic innovations in modern surgical subspecialties
C.G. Ball, F. Sutherland, A.W. Kirkpatrick, E. Dixon, A.R. MacLean, L.A. Mack, D.V. Feliciano, R.R. Rajani, R. Karmy-Jones, W.D. Buie, W.J. Temple, G.S. Rozycki, A. Simeone

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

CAGS and ACS Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery. 34

Effects of ß-blockers in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery
T.M. Mastracci, M.-A. Aarts, S.D. Cassivi, S.A. Garcia, R.F. McLean, E.O. McFalls; Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group

Practical Tips for Surgical Research: Blinding: Who, what, when, why, how?
P.J. Karanicolas, F. Farrokhyar, M. Bhandari

Case Series: Splenectomy: Does it still play a role in the management of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura?
L. Dubois, D.K. Gray