February 2017 • Février 2017

Can J Surg 2017;60(1)

Editorial • Éditorial

Trudeau government meddling in provincial mandates
E.J. Harvey

Le gouvernement Trudeau s’ingère dans les attributions des provinces
E.J. Harvey

Commentary • Commentaire

Festschrift in honour of Dr. Roger Keith
V. McAlister

Canada’s first indigenous physician? The story of Dr. O (1841–1907)
M.A. Hamilton

History of surgery: First World War
Histoire de la chirurgie : Première Guerre Mondiale

Treatment of enemy wounded: evidence from the No. 7 Canadian Stationary Hospital (Dalhousie University)
D. Leddin, P. Charlebois

Research • Recherche

Sustainability of a proactive geriatric trauma consultation service
C.L. Wong, R. Al Atia, A. McFarlan, H.Y. Lee, C. Valiaveettil, B. Haas

Antegrade versus retrograde nailing techniques and trochanteric versus piriformis intramedullary nailing entry points for femoral shaft fractures: a systematic review and meta-analysis
N. Hussain, F.N. Hussain, C. Sermer, H. Kamdar, E.H. Schemitsch, A. Sternheim, P. Kuzyk

Analysis of contributing factors influencing thromboembolic events after total knee arthroplasty
S. Plante, E.L. Belzile, D. Fréchette, J. Lefebvre

Innovative practice model to optimize resource utilization and improve access to care for high-risk and BRCA+ patients
L. Head, C. Nessim, K. Usher Boyd

Impact of trauma centre designation level on outcomes following hemorrhagic shock: a multicentre cohort study
P. Dufresne, L. Moore, P.-A. Tardif, T. Razek, M. Omar, A. Boutin, J. Clément

The cost of screening radiographs after stable fracture fixation
T. Tufescu

Cost savings of outpatient versus standard inpatient total knee arthroplasty
A. Huang, J.-J. Ryu, G. Dervin

Discussions in surgery • Discussions en chirurgie

Why wait until residency? Competency-based education in longitudinal integrated clerkships
J.Q. Gentles

A new fixation-free 3D multilamellar preperitoneal implant for open inguinal hernia repair
A. Brescia, F. Tomassini, G. Berardi, M. Pezzatini, U.M. Cosenza, D. Castiglia, A. Dall’Oglio, A. Salaj, M. Gasparrini

Informed consent for surgery: risk discussion and documentation
M. Hanson, D. Pitt

Reviewers • Réviseurs

Reviewers 2016


Correction: No benefit to surgical fixation of flail chest injuries compared with modern comprehensive management: results of a retrospective cohort study

Correction: A retrospective quality control study of goals of care designation in geriatric trauma patients