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Gender disparity within academic Canadian urology.

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Summary of "Gender disparity within academic Canadian urology."

Increasing female matriculation into medical school has shown an increase in women training in academic urology, but gender disparity still exists within this male-dominated field. This study aims to evaluate publication productivity and rank differences of Canadian female and male academic urologists.

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Name: Canadian Urological Association journal = Journal de l'Association des urologues du Canada
ISSN: 1911-6470
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