April 2013 • Avril 2013

Can J Surg 2013;56(2)

Editorial • Éditorial

Slow birth of new-wave medical journalism
V. McAlister

La lente émergence d’un nouveau journalisme médical
V. McAlister

Commentary • Commentaire

Hepatitis C and the surgeon
W.D. Fisher

Research • Recherche

Quality indicators for sentinel lymph node biopsy: Is there room for improvement?
S.A. Acuna, F.A. Angarita, D.R. McCready, J. Escallon

Transforaminal epidural steroid injections prevent the need for surgery in patients with sciatica secondary to lumbar disc herniation: a retrospective case series
N.A. Manson, M.D. McKeon, E.P. Abraham

Surgical waste audit of 5 total knee arthroplasties
N.M. Stall, Y.K. Kagoma, J.N. Bondy, D. Naudie

Pediatric ovarian torsion: case series and review of the literature
N. Poonai, C. Poonai, R. Lim, T. Lynch

Survey of terminology used for the intraoperative direction of C-arm fluoroscopy
E. Pally, H.J. Kreder

Reducing elective general surgery cancellations at a Canadian hospital
S. Azari-Rad, A.L. Yontef, D.M. Aleman, D.R. Urbach

Off-pump anteroapical aneurysm plication following left ventricular postinfarction aneurysm: effect on cardiac function, clinical status and survival
X.-S. Huang, C.-X. Gu, J.-F. Yang, H. Wei, J.-X. Li, Q.-W. Zhou

Outcome 1 year after digestive surgery in malnourished, elderly patients, with an emphasis on quality of life analysis
C. Zacharias, T. Zacharias

Review • Revue

Intentionally curative treatment of locally recurrent rectal cancer: a systematic review
P.J. Tanis, A. Doeksen, J.J.B. van Lanschot