Canadian Urological Association Journal

Welcome to CUAJ - Canada's urology journal for urologists and related specialists!

CUAJ is a a peer-reviewed, open-access journal devoted to promoting the highest standard of urological patient care through the publication of timely, relevant, evidence-based research and advocacy information. 

 

 

 


As Canadian healthcare evolves towards a more patient-centred model, evaluating quality of care is becoming more important. The Canadian Kidney Cancer information system (CKCis) has developed case-mix adjusted models to benchmark  RCC quality of care on a hospital level. Read more in this month's feature article, as well as in our monthly editorial.

Also this month, genitourinary cancer research highlights from  the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2017 Annual Meeting.



Vol 11, No 8 (2017): CUAJ August

Table of Contents

Editorial/Éditorial

Benchmarking our urological care: It’s just the beginning
D. Robert Siemens, Christopher M. Booth
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223-4

CUA News/Actualités AUC

Volunteerism is the heart and soul of the CUA
Gerald B. Brock
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225
Le bénévolat : le cœur et l’âme de l’AUC
Gerald B. Brock
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E324

Business of Urology

Exploring the business of urology: Influence management and political skills
Anne-Marie Houle, Gérard Ouimet, Darren Beiko, J. Stuart Oake, Timothy O. Davies
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227-9

Residents' Perspective

CUA-AUA International Fellows Program: Boston 2017
Nathan Colin Wong
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230
CUA-AUA International Fellows Program: Boston 2017
Kyle Lehmann
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231

Original Research

Keith A. Lawson, Olli Saarela, Zhihui Liu, Luke T. Lavallée, Rodney H. Breau, Lori Wood, Michael A.S. Jewett, Anil Kapoor, Simon Tanguay, Ronald B. Moore, Ricardo Rendon, Frederic Pouliot, Peter C. Black, Jun Kawakami, Darrel Drachenberg, Antonio Finelli
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232-7
Vitor da Silva, Ilias Cagiannos, Luke T. Lavallée, Ranjeeta Mallick, Kelsey Witiuk, Sonya Cnossen, James A. Eastham, Dean A. Fergusson, Chris Morash, Rodney H. Breau
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238-43
Christopher Wallis, Suneil Khana, Mohammad Hajiha, Robert K. Nam, Raj Satkunasivam
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244-8
Graham L. Machen, Preston A. Milburn, Patrick S. Lowry, Jacqueline A. Lappin, Debra K. Doherty, Marawan M. El Tayeb
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251-3
R. Christopher Doiron, Barry A. Kogan, Victoria Tolls, Karen Irvine-Bird, J. Curtis Nickel
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255-9
Maryse Marceau-Grimard, Audrey Marion, Christian Côté, Stephane Bolduc, Marcel Dumont, Katherine Moore
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260-4
Marc Zanaty, Mansour Alnazari, Kelsey Lawson, Mounsif Azizi, Emad Rajih, Abdullah Alenizi, Pierre-Alain Hueber, Malek Meskawi, Cedric Lebacle, Thierry Lebeau, Serge Benayoun, Pierre I. Karakiewicz, Assaad El-Hakim, Kevin C. Zorn
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265-9
Luke Witherspoon, Clare Liddy, Amir Afkham, Erin Keely, John Mahoney
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270-4
Tal Ben-Zvi, Katherine Moore, Nadim Haidar, Mireille Gregoire
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275-80

Commentary

Taking it to the HILT: High-intensity local treatment with radical cystectomy for metastatic bladder cancer
Adrian S. Fairey, Niels-Erik Jacobsen
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249-50
The transplant urologist's toolbox: Back-table ureteroscopy
Thomas B. McGregor
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254
Stress urinary incontinence treatment: Focus should be on identifying best candidates for surgical success in the first place
Shawna Johnston
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281-2
Implications of prostate-specific antigen screening guidelines on clinical practice at a Canadian regional community hospital
Todd M. Webster, Erika Lau, Ken J. Newell
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283-6

Letters

A rare case of suspected perineal nodular induration
Michael S. Floyd Jr, Ahmed M. Omar, Altaf Q. Khattak
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288

Correction

Correction of data
 
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E325