October 2013 • Octobre 2013

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Can J Surg 2013;56(5)

Editorial • Éditorial

Resident work conditions under the microscope
E.J. Harvey

Les conditions de travail des résidents sous le microscope
E.J. Harvey

Commentary • Commentaire

A new era for resident duty hours in surgery calls for greater emphasis on resident wellness
K. Imrie, J.R. Frank, N. Ahmed, L. Gorman, K.A. Harris

Research • Recherche

Laparoscopic versus open surgery for the treatment of colorectal cancer: a literature review and recommendations from the Comité de l’évolution des pratiques en oncologie
M. Morneau, J. Boulanger, P. Charlebois, J.-F. Latulippe, R. Lougnarath, C. Thibault, N. Gervais; Comité de l’évolution des pratiques en oncologie

Comparison of the major intraoperative and postoperative complications between unilateral and sequential bilateral total knee arthroplasty in a high-volume community hospital
E. Spicer, G.R. Thomas, E.J. Rumble

Impact of a regional acute care surgery model on patient access and outcomes
S.A. Kreindler, L. Zhang, C.J. Metge, R.W. Nason, B. Wright, W. Rudnick, M.E.K. Moffatt

Incremental value and clinical impact of neck sonography for primary hyperparathyroidism: a risk-adjusted analysis
M.C. Tee, S.K. Chan, V. Nguyen, S.S. Strugnell, J. Yang, S. Jones, P. Tiwari, D.S. Levine, S.M. Wiseman

Total hip arthroplasty using a combined anterior and posterior approach via a lateral incision in patients with ankylosed hips
J. Li, Z. Wang, M. Li, Y. Wu, W. Xu, Z. Wang

Clinical outcomes compared between laparoscopic and open appendectomy in pregnant women
J.C. Chung, G.S. Cho, E.J. Shin, H.C. Kim, O.P. Song

Development and preliminary validation of a Function IndeX for Trauma (FIX-IT)
M. Bhandari, S.M. Wasserman, N. Yurgin, B. Petrisor, S. Sprague, R.E. Dent

Quality of narrative operative reports in pancreatic surgery
M.E. Wiebe, L. Sandhu, J.L. Takata, E.D. Kennedy, N.N. Baxter, A.R. Gagliardi, D.R. Urbach, A.C. Wei

The impact of a massive transfusion protocol (1:1:1) on major hepatic injuries: Does it increase abdominal wall closure rates?
C.G. Ball, C.J. Dente, B. Shaz, A.D. Wyrzykowski, J.M. Nicholas, A.W. Kirkpatrick, D.V. Feliciano

Differences between referred and nonreferred patients in cancer research
J. Faulds, C.E. McGahan, P.T. Phang, M.J. Raval, C.J. Brown

Review • Revue

Complications associated with laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity: a surgeon’s guide
K. Sarkhosh, D.W. Birch, A. Sharma, S. Karmali

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery

Cost-effectiveness of bariatric surgery for severely obese adults with diabetes
H.J. Henteleff, D.W. Birch, P.T. Hallowell; Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group

Correspondence • Correspondance

Identification and use of operating room efficiency indicators: the problem of not performing the right search within PubMed
P. Stepaniak

Comment on “Identification and use of operating room efficiency indicators: the problem of not performing the right search within PubMed
G. Kazemier

Identification and use of operating room efficiency indicators: the problem of not performing the right search within PubMed: the authors respond
T. Fixler, J.G. Wright