Frederick A Meier

Summary

Affiliation: Henry Ford Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Point-of-care testing error: sources and amplifiers, taxonomy, prevention strategies, and detection monitors
    Frederick A Meier
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1262-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Study of amended reports to evaluate and improve surgical pathology processes
    Frederick A Meier
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 18:406-13. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Amended reports: development and validation of a taxonomy of defects
    Frederick A Meier
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 130:238-46. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Error detection in anatomic pathology
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1237-45. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Anatomic pathology databases and patient safety
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1246-51. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical laboratory specimen rejection--association with the site of patient care and patients' characteristics: findings from a single health care organization
    Azadeh Stark
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, K 6, Henry Ford Health System Main Hospital, 2799 W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 131:588-92. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Double slide viewing as a cytology quality improvement initiative
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, and Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 125:526-33. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Eosinophilic globules in 3 cases of glomeruloid hemangioma of the head and neck: a characteristic offering more evidence for thanatosomes with or without POEMS
    Hwajeong Lee
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 30:539-44. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient safety in point-of-care testing
    Bruce A Jones
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, 2799 West Grand Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Clin Lab Med 24:997-1022. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Staffing benchmarks for clinical laboratories: a College of American Pathologists Q-Probes study of laboratory staffing at 98 institutions
    Bruce A Jones
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 136:140-7. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Point-of-care testing error: sources and amplifiers, taxonomy, prevention strategies, and detection monitors
    Frederick A Meier
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1262-7. 2005
    ..In a survey performed 4 years ago, testing venues doing only point-of-care testing (POCT) made up 78% of sites for patient testing licensed under federal regulations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Study of amended reports to evaluate and improve surgical pathology processes
    Frederick A Meier
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 18:406-13. 2011
    ..Amended surgical pathology reports record defects in the process of transforming tissue specimens into diagnostic information...
  3. doi request reprint Amended reports: development and validation of a taxonomy of defects
    Frederick A Meier
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 130:238-46. 2008
    ..Conference review revealed 40% to 80% of misinterpretations. This taxonomy produced excellent reproducibility and good agreement across institutions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Error detection in anatomic pathology
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1237-45. 2005
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  5. ncbi request reprint Anatomic pathology databases and patient safety
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1246-51. 2005
    ..The utility of anatomic pathology discrepancies has not been rigorously studied...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical laboratory specimen rejection--association with the site of patient care and patients' characteristics: findings from a single health care organization
    Azadeh Stark
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, K 6, Henry Ford Health System Main Hospital, 2799 W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 131:588-92. 2007
    ..83%. Because the performance of the laboratory, rather than errors, has been the focus, reasons for specimen rejection or demographic characteristics of individuals at risk for specimens of poor quality may not be fully understood...
  7. ncbi request reprint Double slide viewing as a cytology quality improvement initiative
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, and Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 125:526-33. 2006
    ..We conclude that double viewing detects errors in up to 1 of every 37 cases and that biases in the double-viewing process limit error detection...
  8. doi request reprint Eosinophilic globules in 3 cases of glomeruloid hemangioma of the head and neck: a characteristic offering more evidence for thanatosomes with or without POEMS
    Hwajeong Lee
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 30:539-44. 2008
    ..The vascular lesions in POEMS syndrome appear identical to papillary hemangioma in cases without the other syndromic manifestations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient safety in point-of-care testing
    Bruce A Jones
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, 2799 West Grand Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Clin Lab Med 24:997-1022. 2004
    ..If they are wrong, such monitoring will disprove their hypothesis; if they are right, it will measurably reduce medical error in point-of-care testing...
  10. doi request reprint Staffing benchmarks for clinical laboratories: a College of American Pathologists Q-Probes study of laboratory staffing at 98 institutions
    Bruce A Jones
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 136:140-7. 2012
    ..One of the few publications on this topic summarized the findings of a Q-Probes study performed in 2004. This publication reports a similar survey with data collected in 2010...
  11. ncbi request reprint Surgical pathology report defects: a college of american pathologists q-probes study of 73 institutions
    Keith E Volmar
    From the Department of Pathology, Rex Pathology Associates, Raleigh, North Carolina Dr Volmar the Department of Pathology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond Dr Idowu the Department of Pathology, University of Arkansas, Little Rock Dr Hunt Statistics Biostatistics, College of American Pathologists, Northfield, Illinois Ms Souers the Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan Dr Meier and the Department of Pathology, Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida Dr Nakhleh
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 138:602-12. 2014
    ..0 versus 0.4 per 1000, P = .02). Conclusion.-This study provides benchmarking data on report defects and defect fractions using standardized taxonomy. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Anatomic pathology and patient safety: it's not an error: it's a diagnostic misadventure!
    Dana Marie Grzybicki
    Am J Clin Pathol 129:167-8; author reply 169. 2008
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of a new method in reaching consensus on the cause of cytologic-histologic correlation discrepancy
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 126:836-42. 2006
    ..Most discrepancies resulted from pathologists diagnosing noninterpretable samples. Pathologists who used the No-Blame Box showed significant agreement in the adjudication of discrepancy cause...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical impact and frequency of anatomic pathology errors in cancer diagnoses
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232, USA
    Cancer 104:2205-13. 2005
    ..To the authors' knowledge, the frequency and clinical impact of errors in the anatomic pathology diagnosis of cancer have been poorly characterized to date...
  15. ncbi request reprint A P&ID standard: what, why, how?
    Frederick A Meier
    ISA Trans 41:389-94. 2002