June 2011 • June 2011

Can J Surg 2011;54(3)

Editorial • Éditorial

Royal College white papers: assessment of training
E.J. Harvey

Les livres blancs du Collège royal : évaluation de la formation
E.J. Harvey

Quill and Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Innovation as the core strategy for the future success of academic health centres
J.G. Wright, D. Daneman, J. Mainland, J. Rossant

Bariatric surgery in Canada — bridging the gap
C. Cobourn

Research • Recherche

Comparison of public and private bariatric surgery services in Canada
A.R. Martin, J. Klemensberg, L.V. Klein, D. Urbach, C.M. Bell

Effects of intra-abdominal pressure on liver function assessed with the LiMON in critically ill patients
M.T. Inal, D. Memis, Y.A. Sezer, M. Atalay, A. Karakoc, N. Sut

Impact of a specialized multidisciplinary tracheostomy team on tracheostomy care in critically ill patients
C. de Mestral, S. Iqbal, N. Fong, J. LeBlanc, P. Fata, T. Razek, K. Khwaja

Informed decision-making in elective major vascular surgery: analysis of 145 surgeon–patient consultations
E. Etchells, M. Ferrari, A. Kiss, N. Martyn, D. Zinman, W. Levinson

Average 10.1-year follow-up of cementless total knee arthroplasty in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
Y.K. Woo, K.W. Kim, J.W. Chung, H.S. Lee

Radiographic assessment of uncemented total hip arthroplasty: reliability of the Engh Grading Scale
S.W. Muir, A. Al-Ahaideb, J. Huckell, M.A. Johnson, D.B.C. Johnston, L.A. Beaupre

Hand-assisted laparoscopic splenectomy versus open splenectomy for massive splenomegaly: 20-year experience at a Canadian centre
T.W. Swanson, A.T. Meneghetti, S. Sampath, J.M. Connors, O.N.M. Panton

Compartment syndrome–induced microvascular dysfunction: an experimental rodent model
A.-R. Lawendy, D.W. Sanders, A. Bihari, N. Parry, D. Gray, A. Badhwar

Mammoplasty for symmetry in breast reconstruction and histologic assessment
A.G. Horo, O. Acker, E. Roussel, H. Marret, G. Body

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

Is there a role for prophylactic antibiotics in the prevention of urinary tract infections following Foley catheter removal in patients having abdominal surgery?
C.S. Cutter, S.R. Kelly, P.W. Marcello, J.E. Mahoney, L.E. Nicolle, R.S. McLeod; Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group

Abstracts • Résumés

Canadian Society of Surgical Oncology Seventeenth Annual Scientific Meeting

Canadian Spine Society: Eleventh Annual Scientific Conference

Trauma 2011: Trauma Association of Canada (TAC) Annual Scientific Meeting