October 2001 • Octobre 2001

Can J Surg 2001;44(5)

Editors’ View • Mot de la rédaction

The Journal and online activities
J.P. Waddell

Le Journal et les activités en direct
J.P. Waddell

Quill on Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Residency education in surgery
J.H. Wedge, S.M. Hamilton, B.R. Taylor; for the Canadian Association of Surgical Chairs

Surgical Images • Imagier chirurgical

Musculoskeletal images. Ganglion cyst of Guyon’s canal causing ulnar nerve compression
D.A. Elias, M.J. Lax, D.J. Anastakis

Soft-tissue images. Ecthyma gangrenosum: a deceptively benign skin lesion in febrile neutropenia
J. Kao, D.E. Low, B.S. Gan

Radiology for the Surgeon • Chirurgie et radiologie

Musculoskeletal case 18. Presentation
Musculoskeletal case 18. Diagnosis
W.C. Torreggiani, K. Al-Ismail, P.L. Munk, M.J. Lee

Soft-tissue case 41. Presentation
Soft-tissue case 41. Diagnosis
S.S.M. Ng, P.B.S. Lai, J.F.Y. Lee, W.Y. Lau

Review Article • Article de revue

Trauma to the thoracic and lumbar spine in the adolescent
P. Clark, M. Letts

Evidenced-Based Surgery • Chirurgie factuelle

Users’ guide to the surgical literature: how to use an article on economic analysis
A. Thoma, S. Sprague, V. Tandan; for the Evidence-Based Surgery Working Group

Canadian Orthopaedic Association • Association canadienne d’orthopédie

Is homologous blood transfusion a risk factor for infection after hip replacement?
D. Steinitz, E.J. Harvey, R.K. Leighton, D.P. Petrie

Transverse sacral fractures: case series and literature review
M.Y. Kim, D.P. Reidy, P.C. Nolan, J.A. Finkelstein

Original Articles • Articles originaux

Current practice of abdominal fascial closure: a survey of Ontario general surgeons
N.C.F. Hodgson, R.A. Malthaner, T. Østbye

Cystadenomas of the liver: a spectrum of disease
E. Dixon, F.R. Sutherland, P. Mitchell, G. McKinnon, V. Nayak

Results of curative surgery and postoperative chemoradiation for rectal adenocarcinoma in British Columbia, 1985 to 1994
R. Ma, P.T. Phang

Brief Communication • Communication abrégée

Amphotericin B-loaded bone cement to treat osteomyelitis caused by Candida albicans
F. Marra, G.M. Robbins, B.A. Masri, C. Duncan, K.M. Wasan, E.H. Kwong, P.J. Jewesson

Pneumothorax following tube thoracostomy and water seal drainage
R. Cloutier, M.-A. Gignac