April 2012 • Avril 2012

Can J Surg 2012;55(2)

Editorial • Éditorial

The use of apps in surgery
G.L. Warnock

Utilisation des « app » en chirurgie
G.L. Warnock

Research • Recherche

Effect of surgeon fatigue on hip and knee arthroplasty
C. Peskun, D. Walmsley, J. Waddell, E. Schemitsch

Endstage arthritis following tibia plateau fractures: average 10-year follow-up
R. Mehin, P. O’Brien, H. Broekhuyse, P. Blachut, P. Guy

Metastatic disease of the long bones: a review of the health care burden in a major trauma centre
M. Kelly, M. Lee, P. Clarkson, P.J. O’Brien

Management of ERCP-related small bowel perforations: the pivotal role of physical investigation
A. Dubecz, J. Ottmann, M. Schweigert, R.J. Stadlhuber, M. Feith, V. Wiessner, H. Muschweck, H.J. Stein

Laparoscopic management of gastrointestinal stromal tumours: review at a Canadian centre
C. Daigle, A.T. Meneghetti, J. Lam, O.N.M. Panton

Does direct transport to provincial burn centres improve outcomes? A spatial epidemiology of severe burn injury in British Columbia, 2001–2006
N. Bell, R. Simons, S.M. Hameed, N. Schuurman, S. Wheeler

Review • Revue

Review of the molecular profile and modern prognostic markers for gastric lymphoma: How do they affect clinical practice?
L. Alevizos, I.P. Gomatos, S. Smparounis, M. M. Konstadoulakis, G. Zografos

Prophylactic surgery prior to extended-duration space flight: Is the benefit worth the risk?
C.G. Ball, A.W. Kirkpatrick, D.R. Williams, J.A. Jones, J.D. Polk, J.M. Vanderploeg, M.A. Talamini, M.R. Campbell, T.J. Broderick

Continuing Medical Education * Formation médicale continue

Practical Tips For Surgical Research

Confounding: What is it and how do we deal with it?
L.H.P. Braga, F. Farrokhyar, M. Bhandari


Royal College white papers: assessment of training. The authors reply