April 2009 • Avril 2009

Can J Surg 2009;52(2)

Editorial • Éditorial

Novel initiatives from the Editorial Board
G.L. Warnock

Nouvelles initiatives du Comité de rédaction
G.L. Warnock

Research • Recherche

Dedicated orthopedic trauma theatres: effect on morbidity and mortality in a single trauma centre
D. Lemos, E. Nilssen, B. Khatiwada, G.M. Elder, R. Reindl, G.K. Berry, E.J. Harvey

Concordance with clinical practice guidelines for adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with stage I–III colon cancer: experience in 2 Canadian provinces
D.A. Wirtzfeld, L. Mikula, R. Gryfe, P. Ravani, E.L. Dicks, P. Parfrey, S. Gallinger, W.G. Pollett

Outcome errors are not necessary for learning orthopedic bone drilling
M. Khokhotva, D. Backstein, A. Dubrowski

Distraction osteogenesis technique using an intramedullary nail and a monolateral external fixator in the reconstruction of massive postosteomyelitis skeletal defects of the femur
Z. Li, X. Zhang, L. Duan, X. Chen

Chronic volar distal radioulnar joint instability: joint capsular plication to restore function
K. Johnston, D. Durand, K.A. Hildebrand

Incidence and impact of dysphagia in patients receiving prolonged endotracheal intubation after cardiac surgery
J. Barker, R. Martino, B. Reichardt, E.J. Hickey, A. Ralph-Edwards

Comparison of gastrointestinal complications in on-pump versus off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
K.P. Croome, B. Kiaii, S. Fox, M. Quantz, N. McKenzie, R.J. Novick

Needlescopic versus laparoscopic appendectomy: a systematic review
M.S. Sajid, M.A. Khan, E. Cheek, M.K. Baig

Surgical cytoreduction and intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis arising from the appendix
L. Sideris, A. Mitchell, P. Drolet, G. Leblanc, Y.E. Leclerc, P. Dubé

Employment status and personal characteristics in patients awaiting hip-replacement surgery
E.R. Bohm

Review • Revue

Radiation dose from initial trauma assessment and resuscitation: review of the literature
C.M. Hui, J.H. MacGregor, H.C. Tien, J.B. Kortbeek

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

Surgical Biology for the Clinician

Pharmacological management of postoperative ileus
F. Zeinali, J.J. Stulberg, C.P. Delaney

Surgical Images

Soft Tissue: Mucinous cystadenoma of the appendix
S.S.M. Ng, J.F.Y. Lee

Case Series

Dermatoses of the nipple
A. Parlakgumus, S. Yildirim, F.A. Bolat, K. Caliskan, A. Ezer, T. Colakoglu, G. Moray

Online case notes

Forming an intracorporeal slip-knot in laparoscopic suturing
U. Jaffer

Giant symptomatic adrenal cyst in a patient with an ectopic kidney
M. Inan, H. Besim, S. Tulay, I. Kobat

Duodenal gangliocytic paraganglioma
M.Á. Sánchez-Pérez, E. Luque-de Léon, M. Muñoz-Juárez, E. Moreno-Paquentin, H. Genovés-Gómez, M.A. Torreblanca-Marín

Inguinoscrotal extraperitoneal herniation of a ureter
R.K. Sharma, K. Murari, V. Kumar, V.K. Jain

Carcinoma of the sigmoid colon in an incarcerated inguinal hernia
J. Ruiz-Tovar, E. Ripalda, R. Beni, J. Nistal, C. Monroy, P. Carda

Myositis ossificans traumatica of the abdominal wall
M. Rosa, A. Mohammadi

Protein C deficiency and mesenteric venous thrombosis
D. Rharrit, H. Harmouche, S. Baroudi, Z.T. Mezalek, M. Adnaoui, M. Aouni, A. Hassani, A. Maaouni

Pigmented villonodular synovitis in both hindfeet
F.G. Krause, J.A. Wroblewski, A.S.E. Younger

Correspondence • Correspondance

Preoperative and perioperative management of patients with suspected lung cancer
S. Karapolat

Response: Preoperative and perioperative management of patients with suspected lung cancer
G.W. Che, L.X. Liu

Supplement • Supplement

Trauma Association of Canada

Combined annual scientific meeting of the TAC and the Australasian Trauma Society
SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre
Auckland, New Zealand