June 2010 • Juin 2010

Can J Surg 2010;53(3)

Editorial • Éditorial

Why don’t my surgeries start on time?
E.J. Harvey

Pourquoi mes chirurgies ne commencent-elles pas à temps ?
E.J. Harvey

Quill and Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

A call to the IDEAL
A. Graham

Research • Recherche

The relation between body mass index and waist-hip ratio in knee osteoarthritis
R. Gandhi, H. Dhotar, D. Tsvetkov, N.N. Mahomed

A single-surgeon randomized trial comparing sutures, N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate and human fibrin glue for mesh fixation during primary inguinal hernia repair
M. Testini, G. Lissidini, E. Poli, A. Gurrado, D. Lardo, G. Piccinni

Causes of hand injuries in a developing country
O. Ihekire, T. Opadele, S.A.I. Salawu

Improving on-time surgical starts in an operating room
J.G. Wright, A. Roche, A.E. Khoury; OR On-Time Start Task Force

Preoperative staging of cancer of the pancreatic head: Is there room for improvement?
K.P. Croome, S. Jayaraman, C.M. Schlachta

Provider volumes and early outcomes of primary total joint replacement in Ontario
J.M. Paterson, J.I. Williams, H.J. Kreder, N.N. Mahomed, N. Gunraj, X. Wang, A. Laupacis

Thoracic needle decompression for tension pneumothorax: clinical correlation with catheter length
C.G. Ball, A.D. Wyrzykowski, A.W. Kirkpatrick, C.J. Dente, J.M. Nicholas, J.P. Salomone, G.S. Rozycki, J.B. Kortbeek, D.V. Feliciano

Delays in the operating room: signs of an imperfect system
J. Wong, K.J. Khu, Z. Kaderali, M. Bernstein

Review • Revue

Canadian Association of University Surgeons’ Annual Symposium: W(h)ither generalism (?)
C. de Gara, J. Birkmeyer, J. Bohnen, W.G. Fitzgerald, W. Pollett

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

CAGS and ACS Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery. 33

The association between colonoscopy and deaths from colorectal cancer
E. Dixon, J. Church, R. Boushey, G. Martel; Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group

Practical Tips for Surgical Research

How to optimize patient recruitment
A. Thoma, F. Farrokhyar, L. McKnight, M. Bhandari

Abstracts • Résumés

Canadian Society of Surgical Oncology Sixteenth Annual Scientific Meeting

Canadian Spine Society Tenth Annual Scientific Conference