RICHARD ZARBO

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Affiliation: Henry Ford Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Conference summary, Strategic Science symposium. Her-2/neu testing of breast cancer patients in clinical practice
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital and Medical Group, Detroit, Mich 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:549-53. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Allelic loss and tumor pathology in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Benjamin A Rybicki
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Mod Pathol 16:970-9. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Monitoring anatomic pathology practice through quality assurance measures
    R J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center Case Western Reserve University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Clin Lab Med 19:713-42, v. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Malignant ameloblastoma, spindle cell variant
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:352-5. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Customer satisfaction in anatomic pathology. A College of American Pathologists Q-Probes study of 3065 physician surveys from 94 laboratories
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mich 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:23-9. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Determining customer satisfaction in anatomic pathology
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:645-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Q-tracks: a College of American Pathologists program of continuous laboratory monitoring and longitudinal tracking
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mich 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:1036-44. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Salivary gland neoplasia: a review for the practicing pathologist
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Mod Pathol 15:298-323. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of microsatellite analysis in detection of tumor lineage as a cause of death in a liver transplant patient
    Milena Cankovic
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:529-32. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The value of monitoring frozen section-permanent section correlation data over time
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:337-42. 2006

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Conference summary, Strategic Science symposium. Her-2/neu testing of breast cancer patients in clinical practice
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital and Medical Group, Detroit, Mich 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:549-53. 2003
    ..This dilemma becomes especially acute when the assay is the sole determinant for selection of a specific therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Allelic loss and tumor pathology in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Benjamin A Rybicki
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Mod Pathol 16:970-9. 2003
    ..2 (P =.015). Our results suggest that genes involved in tumor suppression and oncogenesis can potentially be classified based on specific pathologic events in head and neck squamous cell carcinogenesis that they modify...
  3. ncbi request reprint Monitoring anatomic pathology practice through quality assurance measures
    R J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center Case Western Reserve University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Clin Lab Med 19:713-42, v. 1999
    ..Comparative data quantifying performance deficiencies and opportunities for practice improvement are also identified...
  4. ncbi request reprint Malignant ameloblastoma, spindle cell variant
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:352-5. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Customer satisfaction in anatomic pathology. A College of American Pathologists Q-Probes study of 3065 physician surveys from 94 laboratories
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mich 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:23-9. 2003
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first customer satisfaction survey of anatomic pathology services to provide a standardized tool and benchmarks for subsequent measures of satisfaction...
  6. ncbi request reprint Determining customer satisfaction in anatomic pathology
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:645-9. 2006
    ..Pathologists, therefore, must often design their own local assessment tools to determine physician satisfaction in anatomic pathology...
  7. ncbi request reprint Q-tracks: a College of American Pathologists program of continuous laboratory monitoring and longitudinal tracking
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mich 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:1036-44. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Salivary gland neoplasia: a review for the practicing pathologist
    Richard J Zarbo
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Mod Pathol 15:298-323. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of microsatellite analysis in detection of tumor lineage as a cause of death in a liver transplant patient
    Milena Cankovic
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:529-32. 2006
    ..The pattern of microsatellite allelic expression strongly suggested that the melanoma detected at autopsy originated from the transplanted liver...
  10. ncbi request reprint The value of monitoring frozen section-permanent section correlation data over time
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:337-42. 2006
    ..The effectiveness of the long-term monitoring of errors detected by frozen section-permanent section correlation is unknown...
  11. ncbi request reprint Detection of non-maternal components of gestational choriocarcinoma by PCR-based microsatellite DNA assay
    Milena Cankovic
    Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 103:614-7. 2006
    ..Our objective was to develop a convenient, fast, and reliable assay that would, using only patient tissue, allow separation of gestational from non-gestational choriocarcinomas...
  12. ncbi request reprint Failure to detect human herpes simplex virus, cytomegalovirus, and Epstein-Barr virus viral genomes in giant cell arteritis biopsy specimens by real-time quantitative polymerase chain reaction
    Milena Cankovic
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Cardiovasc Pathol 15:280-6. 2006
    ..Our study failed to confirm an association between HSV1 and GCA, revealing no viral genome in 35 biopsy specimens of histologically positive temporal arteries...
  13. ncbi request reprint Angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma with supervening Epstein-Barr virus-associated large B-cell lymphoma
    Robert C Hawley
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, 2799 W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1707-11. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint A simplified laboratory validated assay for MGMT promoter hypermethylation analysis of glioma specimens from formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue
    Milena Cankovic
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Lab Invest 87:392-7. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to develop a reliable, clinically validated assay for detection of epigenetic silencing of the MGMT gene using formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded brain tumor resections and methylation-specific PCR...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint The Henry Ford Production System: measures of process defects and waste in surgical pathology as a basis for quality improvement initiatives
    Richard J Zarbo
    Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:423-9. 2007
    ..This knowledge formed the structure for effective changes to strive toward a zero-defect performance goal...
  17. ncbi request reprint Frequency and outcome of cervical cancer prevention failures in the United States
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, and Western Pennsylvania Hospital 15232, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:817-24. 2007
    ..We conclude that cervical cancer prevention practices are remarkably successful in preventing squamous cancers, although a high frequency of failures results in low-impact negative outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint The Henry ford production system: effective reduction of process defects and waste in surgical pathology
    Richard J Zarbo
    Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:1015-22. 2007
    ..We share the key improvements implemented that were responsible for the overall success in reducing waste and re-work in the broad spectrum of surgical pathology processes...
  19. 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...
  20. 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
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Defining the role of myoepithelium in salivary gland neoplasia
    Adnan T Savera
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 11:69-85. 2004
    ..Here we discuss the role of neoplastic myoepithelium in the scope of salivary gland neoplasia and present this information from a practical diagnostic standpoint...
  22. ncbi request reprint Primary salivary clear cell tumors--a diagnostic approach: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 20 patients with clear cell carcinoma, clear cell myoepithelial carcinoma, and epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma
    Beverly Wang
    Lillian and Henry M Stratton Hans Popper Department of Pathology, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:676-85. 2002
    ..We hypothesize that clear cell carcinoma does not represent a "monomorphic" variant of epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma, but is distinct in terms of histogenesis and tumor biology...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of loss of heterozygosity at 8p21 and 9p21 in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Steven W Coon
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Int J Cancer 111:206-12. 2004
    ..2 (relative risk = 5.96; p = 0.0003). Our results indicate that LOH at several chromosomal sites may offer additional independent prognostic information beyond traditional indicators such as tumor stage and age...
  24. ncbi request reprint Morphologic criteria for the diagnosis of prostatic adenocarcinoma in needle biopsy specimens. A study of 250 consecutive cases in a routine surgical pathology practice
    Murali Varma
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mich, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:554-61. 2002
    ..The few reports dealing with diagnostic criteria of cancer in needle biopsies have been largely confined to analysis of selected cases that posed particular diagnostic difficulty...
  25. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of HMB-45 and anti-Melan A staining of sentinel lymph nodes with isolated positive cells
    Muhammad N Mahmood
    Departments of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Mod Pathol 15:1288-93. 2002
    ..HMB-45 may not be a reliable marker for the detection of micro-metastasis of MM and requires correlation with other immunohistochemical markers, such as anti-Melan A antibody, to enhance specificity...
  26. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus testing--are you ready for a new era in cervical cancer screening?
    Diane D Davey
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington 40536 0298, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:927-9. 2003
  27. 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
  28. ncbi request reprint NF-kappaB in breast cancer cells promotes osteolytic bone metastasis by inducing osteoclastogenesis via GM-CSF
    Bae Keun Park
    Laboratory of Molecular Signaling and Apoptosis, Department of Biologic and Materials Sciences, University of Michigan, 1011 North University Avenue, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Nat Med 13:62-9. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint The diagnostic utility of p63, CK5/6, CK 7, and CK 20 in distinguishing primary cutaneous adnexal neoplasms from metastatic carcinomas
    Hina S Qureshi
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 31:145-52. 2004
    ..Distinguishing primary cutaneous adnexal neoplasms (PCANs) from metastatic carcinomas (MCs) can be difficult. We study the utility of p63, CK 5/6, CK 7, and 20 expression in PCAN vs. MC...
  30. 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint Use of physician extenders in surgical pathology practice
    Dana Marie Grzybicki
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:165-72. 2004
    ..Use of a variety of nonphysician personnel for surgical pathology gross examination is generally known to be increasing, although detailed information regarding nonphysician use is currently unavailable...
  32. ncbi request reprint The "Big Dog" effect: variability assessing the causes of error in diagnoses of patients with lung cancer
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:2808-14. 2006
    ..The frequency of diagnostic error in patients who have a lung mass and a pathology specimen is as high as 15%. This study examined the role of inter-pathologist agreement in identifying the cause of error in these patients...
  33. ncbi request reprint The challenges of prostate cancer detection. Interview by Carren Bersch
    John E Tomaszewski
    MLO Med Lab Obs 36:26, 30-1. 2004
  34. 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...
  35. ncbi request reprint Chondroid syringoma. Cytokeratin 20 immunolocalization of Merkel cells and reappraisal of apocrine folliculo-sebaceous differentiation
    Mohamed E Salama
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mich 48202, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:986-90. 2004
    ..Chondroid syringoma (CS) is a benign cutaneous adnexal tumor with epithelial and stromal components. Epithelial components derived from folliculo-sebaceous-apocrine germ are evident in apocrine but not in eccrine CS...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...

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