April 2014 • Avril 2014

Can J Surg 2014;57(2)

Editorial • Éditorial

Education through recreation
V.C. McAlister

L’éducation par les loisirs
V.C. McAlister

Research • Recherche

Prevention of delirium in trauma patients: Are we giving thiamine prophylaxis a fair chance? in trauma patients: Are we giving thiamine prophylaxis a fair chance?
C. Blackmore, J.-F. Ouellet, D. Niven, A.W. Kirkpatrick, C.G. Ball

Is there any evidence of a “July effect” in patients undergoing major cancer surgery?
P. Ravi, V.Q. Trinh, M. Sun, J. Sammon, S. Sukumar, M.-K. Gervais, S.F. Shariat, S.P. Kim, K.J. Kowalczyk, J.C. Hu, M. Menon, P.I. Karakiewicz, Q.-D. Trinh

Emotional intelligence in orthopedic surgery residents
K. Chan, B. Petrisor, M. Bhandari

A patient-centred approach toward surgical wait times for colon cancer: a population-based analysis
A. Gillis, M. Dixon, A. Smith, C. Law, N. Coburn

Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: perioperative outcomes, weight loss and impact on type 2 diabetes mellitus over 2 years
M. Hoogerboord, S. Wiebe, D. Klassen, T. Ransom, D. Lawlor, J. Ellsmere

Endoscopic management of gastric band erosions: a 7-year series of 14 patients
Ü.B. Dogan, M.S. Akin, S. Yalaki, A. Akova, C.Yilmaz

Distal revascularization and interval ligation (DRIL) procedure requires a long bypass for optimal inflow
D. Kopriva, D.J. McCarville, S.M. Jacob

Hepatic parenchymal preserving technique in the management of diffuse bilateral neuroendocrine tumour liver metastases: a feasible approach
A. Nadler, M. Cukier, L. Milot, S. Singh, C.H. Law

Implementation of an acute care emergency surgical service: a cost analysis from the surgeon’s perspective
R.V. Anantha, N. Parry, K. Vogt, V. Jain, S. Crawford, K. Leslie

Dislocation after the first and multiple revision total hip arthroplasty: comparison between acetabulum-only, femur-only and both component revision hip arthroplasty
Y. Kosashvili, M. Drexler, D. Backstein, O. Safir, D. Lakstein,  A. Safir, R. Chakravertty, T. Dwyer, A. Gross

A simple strategy to reduce stereotype threat for orthopedic residents
E. Gomez, J.G. Wright

Spine surgeons’ requirements for imaging at the time of referral: a survey of Canadian spine surgeons
J.W. Busse, J.J. Riva, R. Rampersaud, M.J. Goytan, T.E. Feasby, M. Reed, J.J. You

“iBIM” — Internet-based interactive modules: an easy and interesting learning tool for general surgery residents
N. Azer, X. Shi, C. de Gara, S. Karmali, D.W. Birch

Review • Revue

The role of the laparoendoscopic single site totally extraperitoneal approach to inguinal hernia repairs: a review and meta-analysis of the literature
M.R.S. Siddiqui, M. Kovzel, S.J. Brennan, O.H. Priest, S.R. Preston, Y. Soon

Transanal endoscopic microsurgery: a review
B. Heidary, T.P. Phang, M.J. Raval, C.J. Brown

The effect of bariatric surgery on gastroesophageal reflux disease
M. El-Hadi, D.W. Birch, R.S. Gill, S. Karmali

Current management of penetrating torso trauma: nontherapeutic is not good enough anymore
C.G. Ball

Prognostic factors for morbidity and mortality in elderly patients undergoing acute gastrointestinal surgery: a systematic review
P. Davis, J. Hayden, J. Springer, J. Bailey, M. Molinari, P. Johnson

Correspondence • Correspondance

Massive panniculectomy: a novel method of treatment of postlaparotomywound dehiscence in morbid obesity
A.A. Salunke, K.S. Rajkumar, G.I. Nambi, V.A. Chaudhari

Ancillary tests to improve the accuracy of laparoscopy in the diagnosis of tuberculous peritonitis
M. Wani, S.A. Mir, J.A. Bhat, H.A. Moheen


Correction: Canadian Surgery Forum abstracts

Correction: Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery abstracts