SIU Academy is a digital learning resource for urologists. All you need is a computer and an internet connection to get access to clinical case studies, electronic annotated publications, live surgeries, Congress materials and more.

Access to SIU Academy is currently free for all urologists who register for a limited time. SIU members are automatically registered.  For more information, please see the "How to access the portal" section below.


FEATURE OF THE WEEK

An Expert Review by Dr. Stephen Williams and
Dr. Ashish Kamat
Re: Enhanced recovery protocol after radical cystectomy for bladder cancer.
Daneshmand S, et al. J Urol. 2014 Feb 8. [Epub ahead of print]

This paper by Dr. Daneshmand and colleagues evaluated their enhanced recovery after surgery protocol, focusing on length of stay, early complication and re-admission rates after radical cystectomy for bladder cancer.

Dr. Stephen Williams and Dr. Ashish Kamat (United States) provided their insights regarding the relevance of the findings from this publication.

Log in to the portal to view their Expert Review and update your knowledge.


What are Expert Reviews?

The Expert Reviews are editorials written by key experts in the field and feature insightful commentaries on groundbreaking articles based on important urological issues. A link to the abstract(s) of the journal article(s) reviewed by the expert is also provided. You can access our Expert Reviews in the Type of Content tab.


Now Available on SIU Academy: Accredited Clinical Case Study


AIM: on Male LUTS and ED
Assess, Investigate and Manage Your Patients with Male Lower
Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) and Erectile Dysfunction (ED)

 

Click here to expand your knowledge regarding the management of LUTS and concomitant ED. You must be registered on SIU Academy to access this program.


This case study is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) for 1 European CME credit (ECMEC). See more details on the CME accreditation below.



The “AIM: on Male LUTS and ED - Assess, Investigate and Manage Your Patients with Male Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) and Erectile Dysfunction (ED)”,  made available on “ http://academy.siu-urology.org/siu/2013/casestudy/48760/” and organized by “Société Internationale d’Urologie”,  is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME)  to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists.

The “AIM: on Male LUTS and ED - Assess, Investigate and Manage Your Patients with Male Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) and Erectile Dysfunction (ED)", made available on “http://academy.siu-urology.org/siu/2013/casestudy/48760/” and organized by “Société Internationale d’Urologie”,  is awarded “1” European CME credits (ECMEC's).

Each medical specialist should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS). Only those e-learning materials that are displayed on the UEMS-EACCME website have formally been accredited.


This activity was made possible  by SIU’s corporate sponsor, Lilly.

Testimonials

“A detailed, up-to-date discussion of medical treatment options for one of the most common clinical problems in Urology. Based on the best current evidence, presented in a clinically relevant format that makes learning easy and interesting.”
Prof. Chris Heyns, South Africa

“This case and the information linked to it provide a comprehensive but clinically relevant overview of drug therapy for BPH. The case is structured logically and is easy to follow. Various multimedia components are integrated to keep it interesting.”
Dr. Peter Black, Canada

 

How to access the portal: 

o SIU members can use their existing SIU username and password to access the site. Forgot your password? Please click here.
o If you are a new user and do not have a username and password, you must first register to the SIU Academy portal.
  
SIU makes every effort to protect your privacy. Access to SIU Academy is provided to all SIU members and registered users only. Registration is free to anyone interested and access will be free until after the 2013 SIU Congress.


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