CONTENTS Vol 1 No 1 January – March 2011 JOURNAL OF THE WEST AFRICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS
Editorial for the maiden edition of the
JOURNAL OF THE WEST AFRICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS --
Prostate cancer: so much verbiage, so modest mileage?
Eke N, Essiet A.
Some problems facing scientific medical publications in Nigeria.
Ajao OG, Ugwu BT
Viva Voce in postgraduate surgical examinations in Anglophone West Africa.
Bode CO, Ugwu BT, Donkor P
Original Scientific Articles
Traditional versus orthodox fracture care in Uyo, Nigeria.
Nottidge TE, Akpanudo EI, Akinbami O
Small intestinal obstruction from peritoneal adhesions in children.
Chirdan LB, Uba AF, Igoche MI, Soo CT, Osagie OO
Thoracic inlet located corrosive oesophageal stricture.
Experience with vacuum-assisted closure device in
the management of benign chronic leg ulcers.
Jiburum BC, Opara KO, Nwagbara IC
Removal of orthopaedic implants: indications, outcome and economic implications --
Onche I.I, Osagie OE, Nuhu SI
Case Reports & Case Series
Adeloye-Odeku disease in Aseer region of Saudi Arabia.
Al-Gahtany MA, Binitie OP
Abdominal pregnancy- a case report.
Ani COC, Okafor II, Ude AC, Aderibigbe ASO, Amu OC, Udeh PE, Obianyo NEN.
The radial forearm flap reconstruction of upper limb injuries – a case series. -- Otene CI, Ogbonnaya IS, Achebe JU
Professor Paul Omo-Dare – A pioneer and scholar