March – April 2020 • Mars – Avril 2020

Can J Surg 2020 March-April;63(2)

Editorial • Éditorial

COVID-19: a time of crisis, but also of surgical opportunity and optimism
C.G. Ball

COVID-19 : la crise peut aussi être source d’occasions et d’optimisme
C.G. Ball

Commentary • Commentaire

Fidelity in surgical simulation: further lessons from the S.T.A.R.T.T. course
G.G.R.J. Johnson, P.G. Brindley, L.M. Gillman

Review • Revue

Addressing organ shortages: progress in donation after circulatory death for liver transplantation
J.J. Nostedt, A.M.J. Shapiro, D.H. Freed, D.L. Bigam

Research • Recherche

Leveraging vascular quality initiative data to improve hospital length of stay for patients undergoing endovascular aneurysm repair
N. Eisenberg, G. Roche-Nagle, T.F. Lindsay, G. Oreopoulos

The surgeon’s perspective: a retrospective study of wide local excisions taken to healthy subcutaneous fat in the management of advanced hidradenitis suppurativa
E. Shavit, A. Pawliwec, A. Alavi, R. George

Unwarranted imaging for distant metastases in patients with newly diagnosed ductal carcinoma in situ and stage I and II breast cancer
S. Lupichuk, D. Tilley, B. Surgeoner, K. King, A.A. Joy

Development of a certification examination for orthopedic sports medicine fellows
T. Dwyer, J. Chahal, L. Murnaghan, J. Theodoropoulos, J. Cheung, A. McParland, D. Ogilvie-Harris

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension and bariatric surgery: a systematic review
W.Y. L. Sun, N.J. Switzer, J.T. Dang, R. Gill, X. Shi, C. de Gara, D. Birch, A. Nataraj, S. Karmali

Does exposure to anatomy education in medical school affect surgical residency applications? An analysis of Canadian residency match data
T. Schroeder, S. Elkheir, F. Farrokhyar, A. Allard-Coutu, K. Kahnamoui

Does body mass index affect the rate of adverse outcomes in total hip and knee arthroplasty? A retrospective review of a total joint replacement database
I. Abdulla, S. Mahdavi, H. Khong, R. Gill, J. Powell, K.D. Johnston, R. Sharma

A 30-day prospective audit of all inpatient complications following acute care surgery: How well do we really perform?
C.G. Ball, P. Murphy, K. Verhoeff, O. Albusadi, M. Patterson, S. Widder, S.M. Hameed, N. Parry, K. Vogt, J.B. Kortbeek, A.R. MacLean, P.T. Engels, T. Rice, R. Nenshi, K. Khwaja, S. Minor, on behalf of the Canadian Collaborative on Urgent Care Surgery (CANUCS)

Turning a new “page”: ways to decrease the number of pages after hours without compromising patient care
A. Schröder, W.A. Farhat, D.J. Bägli, A.J. Lorenzo, M.A. Koyle

One-stage versus 2-stage bilateral total joint arthroplasty: a matched cohort study
R. Saini, J. Powell, R. Sharma, S. Puloski, S. Mahdavi, C. Smith, K. Johnston

Factors that predict 30-day readmission after bariatric surgery: experience of a publicly funded Canadian centre
J.T. Dang, I. Tavakoli, N. Switzer, V. Mocanu, X. Shi, C. de Gara, D.W. Birch, S. Karmali

Does surgical approach influence mid- to long-term patient-reported outcomes after primary total hip replacement? A comparison of the 3 main surgical approaches
R. Galmiche, S. Poitras, J. Dobransky, P.R. Kim, R.J. Feibel, W. Gofton, H. Abdelbary, P.E. Beaulé

Discussions in surgery • Discussions en chirurgie

Heroes, citizens, and the shoulders of giants
D.R. Urbach

The next step in surgical quality improvement: outcome situational awareness
W.B. Lyman, M. Passeri, K. Murphy, A. Cochran, D.A. Iannitti, J.B. Martinie, E.H. Baker, B.D. Matthews, D. Vrochides