October 2004 • Octobre 2004

Can J Surg 2004;47(5)

Editorial • Éditorial

Raising the bar for the ethical integrity of clinical trials
G. L. Warnock

Hausser la barre de l’intégrité éthique des études cliniques
G. L. Warnock

Quill on Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Assessing the bioethical integrity of a clinical trial in surgery
M. Bernstein

Original Articles • Articles originaux

Multivariate analysis of technical variables in pancreaticoduodenectomy: the effect of pylorus preservation and retromesenteric jejunal position on early outcome
T.J. Butler, D.B. Vair, S. Colohan, V.C. McAlister

Assessment of stability of the cervical spine in blunt trauma patients: review of the literature, with presentation and preliminary results of a modified traction test protocol
D.A. Bednar, B. Toorani, M. Denkers, H. Abdelbary

Results of cholecystectomy without intraoperative cholangiography
J.W. Lorimer

Magnetic resonance-guided percutaneous cryosurgery of breast carcinoma: technique and early clinical results
J. Morin, A. Traoré, G. Dionne, M. Dumont, B. Fouquette, M. Dufour, S. Cloutier, C. Moisan

Chronic lower extremity ischemia: a human model of ischemic tolerance
A. Badhwar, T.L. Forbes, M.B. Lovell, A.A. Dungey, S.D. McCarter, J.R. Scott, G. DeRose, K.A. Harris, R.F. Potter

Is intensive care necessary after elective abdominal aortic aneurysm repair?
D.K. Lawlor, M.B. Lovell, G. DeRose, T.L. Forbes, K.A. Harris

Gastroduodenal tuberculosis management guidelines, based on a large experience and a review of the literature
Y.G. Rao, G.K. Pande, P. Sahni, T.K. Chattopadhyay

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

Surgical images: soft tissue.

Müllerian cyst of the upper abdomen: a lesion mimicking pancreatic cystadenoma
H. Shayan, D. Owen, G. Warnock

Surgical Education and Self-Assessment Program (SESAP)

Radiology for the surgeon:

Musculoskeletal case 33
R.S. Ryan, P.L. Munk

Review Article • Article de revue

Postsurgical tetanus
S. Dhalla

Brief Communication • Communication abrégée

Treatment of lung hydatidosis by VATS: a preliminary report
A.P. Uchikov, C.D. Shipkov, G. Prisadov

Case Notes • Notes de cas

Ischemic pancolitis: recognizing a rare form of acute ischemic colitis
N. Al-Saleh, B.M. Wehrli, D.K. Driman, B.M. Taylor

Chylous ascites secondary to small-bowel angiosarcoma
A. Selk, B. Wehrli, B.M. Taylor

Patellar tendon laxity in systemic lupus erythematosus
A. Al-Ahaideb, G. Lavoie, C. Secretan

Combined trauma laparotomy and endovascular repair of thoracic aortic injury
T.L. Forbes, N.G. Parry

Correspondence • Correspondance

Tibial plateau fractures / Response
B.E. Driedger / H.U. Cameron

Book Review • Critique de livre

Surgical Limits: The Life of Gordon Murray
V. McAlister