July – August 2020 • Juillet – Août 2020

Can J Surg 2020 July-August;63(4)

Editorial • Éditorial

Leadership during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond
C.G. Ball

Le leadership pendant et après la crise de la COVID-19
C.G. Ball

Research • Recherche

Operative timing is associated with increased morbidity and mortality in patients undergoing emergency general surgery: a multisite study of emergency general services in a single academic network
M.T. Meschino, A.E. Giles, T.J. Rice, M. Saddik, A.G. Doumouras, R. Nenshi, L. Allen, K. Vogt, P.T. Engels

Endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm in octogenarians: clinical outcomes and complications
S. Raju, N. Eisenberg, J. Montbriand, G. Roche-Nagle

Acute care surgery, trauma and disaster relief: a clinical exchange between the University of British Columbia and the Mexican Red Cross
J. Margolick, L. Yin, S. Joharifard, A. Afya, M. Velez, E. Meza, S. Sohani, C. Laane, E. Ball-Banting, E. Joos

Feasibility analysis for the development of a video-assisted thoracoscopic (VATS) lobectomy 23-hour recovery pathway
T.-C. Dumitra, J.-C. Molina, J. Mouhanna, I. Nicolau, S. Renaud, L. Aubin, A. Siblini, D. Mulder, L. Ferri, J. Spicer

Iron deficiency in bariatric surgery patients: a single-centre experience over 5 years
B. Lowry, K. Hardy, A. Vergis

Discussions in surgery • Discussions en chirurgie

Surgical training in the midst of a pandemic: a distributed general surgery residency program’s response to COVID-19
G.C. Hintz, K.C. Duncan, E.M. Mackay, T.M. Scott, A.A. Karimuddin

A systematic review and meta-analysis of postoperative use of NSAIDs and risk of anastomotic leak
A.M. Morris, L. Temple, M. Raval; for the Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group

Does antibiotic therapy prevent fistula in-ano after incision and drainage of simple perianal abscess?
M.S. Brar, F. Remzi, J. Warusavitarne, I. Datta; for the Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group


2020 Canadian Spine Society Abstracts