August 2010 • Août 2010

Can J Surg 2010;53(4)

Editorial • Éditorial

Surgical journals have best practice guidelines too
G.L. Warnock

Les journaux chirurgicaux ont eux aussi des lignes directrices sur les pratiques exemplaires
G.L. Warnock

Quill and Scalpel • Plume et scalpel

Evolving rectal cancer management in British Columbia
P.T. Phang

Research • Recherche

Effects of change in rectal cancer management on outcomes in British Columbia
P.T. Phang, C.E. McGahan, G. McGregor, J.K. MacFarlane, C.J. Brown, M.J. Raval, R. Cheifetz, J.H. Hay

Assessing outcomes following surgery for colorectal cancer using quality of care indicators
O. Vergara-Fernandez, C.J. Swallow, J.C. Victor, B.I. O’Connor, R. Gryphe, H.M. MacRae, Z. Cohen, R.S. McLeod

Effect of hyperbaric oxygen and ulinastatin on plasma endotoxin, soluble CD14, endotoxin-neutralizing capacity and cytokines in acute necrotizing pancreatitis
J. Hou, M.-W. Zhu, X.-W. He, J.-M. Wei, Y.-G. Li, D. Tang

Resident training and the dictated operative report: a national perspective
L.M. Gillman, A. Vergis, K. Hardy, J. Park, M. Taylor

Occult pneumothoraces in patients with penetrating trauma: Does mechanism matter?
C.G. Ball, C.J. Dente, A.W. Kirkpatrick, A.D. Shah, R.R. Rajani, A.D. Wyrzykowski, G.A. Vercruysse, G.S. Rozycki, J.M. Nicholas, J.P. Salomone, D.V. Feliciano

Influence of sex on surgical time in primary total knee arthroplasty
Y. Kosashvili, I.P. Mayne, T. Trajkovski, D. Lackstein, O. Safir, D. Backstein

Anterior opening wedge high tibial osteotomy: the effect of increasing posterior tibial slope on ligament strain
P.A. Martineau, S.D. Fening, A. Miniaci

Review • Revue

Technology as a force for improved diagnosis and treatment of breast disease
C.M.B. Holloway, A. Easson, J. Escallon, W.L. Leong, M.L. Quan, M. Reedjik, F.C. Wright, D.R. McCready

Continuing Medical Education • Formation médicale continue

Practical Tips for Surgical Research: Research questions, hypotheses and objectives
P. Farrugia, B.A. Petrisor, F. Farrokhyar, M. Bhandari

Case Series: Soft-tissue nail-fold excision: a definitive treatment for ingrown toenails
H. Chapeskie, J.R. Kovac

Abstracts • Résumés

Canadian Surgery Forum
Québec, Que.
Sept. 2-5, 2010