Paul W Shield
Affiliation: Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology
- Performance measures for Australian laboratories reporting cervical cytology: a decade of data 1998-2008Paul W Shield
Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia RCPA Quality Assurance Program in Cytology, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Australia
Pathology 42:623-8. 2010..This study reviews aggregate data collected over the ten years in which participation in the performance measures has been mandatory...
- Peritoneal washing cytologyP Shield
Department of Cytology, Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Cytopathology 15:131-41. 2004..Attention to these features along with close correlation with clinical history and the results of surgical pathology should help avoid errors. Additional assistance may be provided by the use of cell blocks and special stains...
- The value of calretinin and cytokeratin 5/6 as markers for mesothelioma in cell block preparations of serous effusionsP W Shield
Cytology Department, Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology, Taringa, Australia
Cytopathology 19:218-23. 2008..To determine the value of calretinin and cytokeratin (CK) 5/6 in discriminating mesothelioma from adenocarcinoma in serous effusion specimens...
- Thin-layer preparations of dithiothreitol-treated bronchial washing specimensKirsti I Koivurinne
Cytology Department, Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology, School of Life Sciences, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane QLD 4001, Australia
Acta Cytol 47:637-44. 2003..To evaluate the combined effect of dithiothreitol (DTT) treatment and ThinPrep (TP) (Cytyc Corp, Boxborough, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) processing on bronchial washing specimens...