This article is part of the supplement: Proceedings of the 11th European Congress on Telepathology and 5th International Congress on Virtual Microscopy
Diagnostic reproducibility on whole digital slide in cytology and histology in oncologic screenings
- Equal contributors
1 Anatomia Patologica Ospedale Maggiore, Azienda USL di Bologna, Italy
2 Sanita’ e Politiche Sociali – Regione Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Diagnostic Pathology 2013, 8(Suppl 1):S12 doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-S1-S12Published: 30 September 2013
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Diagnostic reproducibility and accuracy in cytology and histology are major issues in Oncologic Screenings of cervix, breast and colorectal cancer : it can be achieved by procedures and programs for quality assurance (QA). The slides set standard represents the most used method to compare diagnostic proficiency, the chance of interpreting microscopic digital photographs provided an interesting alternative to reading conventional microscope slides.