August 2001 • Août 2001

Can J Surg 2001;44(4)

Editors’ View • Mot de la rédaction

Evidence-based practice: new techniques and technology
J.L. Meakins

Données probantes : technologie et techniques nouvelles
J.L. Meakins

Quill on Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Fast forward … the Canadian Surgery Forum canadien de chirurgie
E.C. Poulin

En avant toute !… Le Canadian Surgery Forum canadien de chirurgie
E.C. Poulin

Interrator reliability in osteoarthritis
M. Gross

Surgical Images • Imagier chirurgical

Musculoskeletal images. Desmoplastic fibroma of the thigh
N. Schachar, L. DiFrancesco, W. Temple

Soft-tissue images. Bullet embolism
F. Luison, R.I. Inculet

Radiology for the Surgeon • Chirurgie et radiologie

Soft-tissue case 40. Presentation
Soft-tissue case 40. Diagnosis
L. Ferri, D. Mulder

Musculoskeletal case 17. Presentation
Musculoskeletal case 17. Diagnosis
K. Al-Ismail, W.C. Torreggiani, P.L. Munk, L.O. Marchinkow, M.J. Lee

Canadian Orthopaedic Association • Association canadienne d’orthopédie

Efficacy of calcium sulfate plus decompression bone in lumbar and lumbosacral spinal fusion: preliminary results in 40 patients
D.I. Alexander, N.A. Manson, M.J. Mitchell

Physicians’ accuracy and interrator reliability for the diagnosis of unstable meniscal tears in patients having osteoarthritis of the knee
G.F. Dervin, I.G. Stiell, G.A. Wells, K. Rody, J. Grabowski

Original Articles • Articles originaux

Toe-to-finger transfer for post-traumatic reconstruction of the fingerless hand
J.S. Williamson, R.T. Manktelow, L. Kelly, A. Marcuzzi, R.C. Mahabir

Empyema thoracis: lack of awareness results in a prolonged clinical course
M.W.A. Chu, L.R.S. Dewar, J.J. Burgess, E.G.F. Busse

Extra-articular deformity in distal radial fractures treated by external fixation
J.-S. Sun, C.-H. Chang, C.-C. Wu, S.-M. Hou, Y.-S. Hang

Brief Communication • Communication abrégée

Re-expansion pulmonary edema after repair of a missed diaphragmatic hernia
K. Inaba, J. Snider, R.L. Holliday

Vernix caseosa peritonitis presenting post partum as acute cholecystitis
B. Cummings, H.M.C. Scarth, H.T. Tran, V.M. Walley

Post-traumatic nonunion of the ulna in a child
C. Théorêt, C. Stanciu

Books Reviews • Critiques de livres

Wolf-Heidegger’s Atlas of Human Anatomy. 5th ed.
K. Lachapelle

Fractures of the Facial Skeleton
K.N. Dolynchuk


SESAP Questions

SESAP Critique

Correspondence • Correspondance

Anastomotic stenosis after minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass
C. Del Campo, R. Zelman

Canadian Surgery FORUM
Quebec, QC
September 6 to 9, 2001