February 2010 • Février 2010

Can J Surg 2010;53(1)

Editorial • Éditorial

Canadian researchers performing world-class research
E.J. Harvey

Recherche de calibre mondial au Canada
E.J. Harvey

Research • Recherche

Effect of autologous epidermal cell suspension transplantation in chronic nonhealing wounds: a pilot study
V.K. Shukla, S.K. Tiwary, S. Barnwal, A.K. Gulati, S.S. Pandey
[Appendix 1 | Appendix 2]

The development of postgraduate surgical training in Guyana
B.H. Cameron, M. Rambaran, D.P. Sharma, R.H. Taylor

Topical nifedipine with lidocaine ointment versus active control for pain after hemorrhoidectomy: results of a multicentre, prospective, randomized, double-blind study
P. Perrotti, P. Dominici, E. Grossi, R. Cerutti, C. Antropoli

Morphometric analysis of anatomic variables affecting endovascular stent design in patients undergoing elective and emergency repair of endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm
M. Kilian, W. Dang, C.S. Cinà

Predictors of sentinel lymph node metastasis in melanoma
A. Cadili, K. Dabbs

Effect of sex and living arrangement on the timing and outcome of joint replacement surgery
R. Gandhi, F. Razak, J.R. Davey, Y.R. Rampersaud, N.N. Mahomed

Computer-assisted navigation for the assessment of fixed flexion in knee arthroplasty
P.A.M. Gallie, E.T. Davis, K. Macgroarty, J.P. Waddell, E.H. Schemitsch

Noncemented total knee arthroplasty with a local prophylactic anti-infection agent: a prospective series of 135 cases
M. Assor

Review • Revue

Choledochal cysts. Part 3 of 3: Management
J. Singham, E.M. Yoshida, C.H. Scudamore

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

Surgical Biology for the Clinician: Vascular effects of immunosuppression
E. Tepperman, D. Ramzy, J. Prodger, R. Sheshgiri, M. Badiwala, H. Ross, V. Rao

CAGS and ACS Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery. 32

Use of a surgical safety checklist to reduce morbidity and mortality
S. Latosinsky, R. Thirlby, D. Urbach; Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group

Reviews in Surgery Group

Practical Tips for Surgical Research

Introduction to the series
F. Farrokhyar, M. Bhandari

Case Series: Tumefactive demyelinating lesions: a diagnostic challenge
A. Fallah, S. Banglawala, S. Ebrahim, J.E. Paulseth, N.K. Jha

Online case notes

Intrapancreatic accessory spleen mimicking a pancreatic endocrine tumour
L. Touré, J. Bédard, B. Sawan, F. Mosimann

Retroperitoneal nonfunctioning paraganglioma
S. Hasbi, A. El Khader, M. El Fahssi, H. El Kaoui, I. Sall, A. Ait Ali, A. Zentar, K. Sair

Online Correspondence

Proposal to improve the surgical skills of Canadian medical school graduates: The experiences of a medical student and staff surgeon with the essential surgical skills course in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

Dalteparin in total knee arthroplasty