David C Wilbur

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Digital cytology: current state of the art and prospects for the future
    David C Wilbur
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Acta Cytol 55:227-38. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Cervical cytology automation: an update for 2003. The end of the quest nears?
    David C Wilbur
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Lab Med 23:755-74. 2003
  3. pmc Whole-slide imaging digital pathology as a platform for teleconsultation: a pilot study using paired subspecialist correlations
    David C Wilbur
    Department of Pathology, James Homer Wright Pathology Laboratories, Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1949-53. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspirates of hepatocellular carcinoma that are misclassified as adenocarcinoma: correlating cytologic features and performance in the College of American Pathologists Nongynecologic Cytology Program
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, FL 33156, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:19-22. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Practices of participants in the college of american pathologists interlaboratory comparison program in cervicovaginal cytology, 2006
    Galen M Eversole
    Department of Pathology, Quest Diagnostics Inc, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:331-5. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Measuring the significance of participant evaluation of acceptability of cases in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in cervicovaginal cytology
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1093-6. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Automatic failure in gynecologic cytology proficiency testing. Results from the College of American Pathologists proficiency testing program
    Ann T Moriarty
    Department of Pathology, AmeriPath Indiana, Indianapolis, Indiana 46219 1739, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1757-60. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Summary of the 2006 College of American Pathologists Gynecologic Cytology Proficiency Testing Program
    Joel S Bentz
    Department of Pathology, Huntsman Cancer Hospital at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center, 1950 Circle of Hope Dr, Suite 3860, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 5500, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:788-94. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Performance of Candida--fungal-induced atypia and proficiency testing: observations from the College of American Pathologists proficiency testing program
    Ann T Moriarty
    Department of Pathology, AmeriPath Indiana, 2560 N Shadeland Ave, Suite A, Indianapolis, IN 46219 1739, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1272-5. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspirates of adenocarcinoma/metastatic carcinoma that resemble hepatocellular carcinoma: correlating cytologic features and performance in the College of American Pathologists Nongynecologic Cytology Program
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, FL 33156, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1217-21. 2005

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  1. doi request reprint Digital cytology: current state of the art and prospects for the future
    David C Wilbur
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Acta Cytol 55:227-38. 2011
    ..Technical and administrative issues in digital pathology applications and the outlook for the future of the field will be presented...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cervical cytology automation: an update for 2003. The end of the quest nears?
    David C Wilbur
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Lab Med 23:755-74. 2003
    ..Automation is clearly the short-term solution to the most difficult of the challenges that we face...
  3. pmc Whole-slide imaging digital pathology as a platform for teleconsultation: a pilot study using paired subspecialist correlations
    David C Wilbur
    Department of Pathology, James Homer Wright Pathology Laboratories, Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1949-53. 2009
    ..Before implementation, technical issues, pathologist adaptability, and morphologic pitfalls must be well characterized...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspirates of hepatocellular carcinoma that are misclassified as adenocarcinoma: correlating cytologic features and performance in the College of American Pathologists Nongynecologic Cytology Program
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, FL 33156, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:19-22. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Practices of participants in the college of american pathologists interlaboratory comparison program in cervicovaginal cytology, 2006
    Galen M Eversole
    Department of Pathology, Quest Diagnostics Inc, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:331-5. 2010
    ..The College of American Pathologists attempts to track practice patterns using a supplemental questionnaire, which allows laboratories to report diagnostic practices...
  6. ncbi request reprint Measuring the significance of participant evaluation of acceptability of cases in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in cervicovaginal cytology
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1093-6. 2005
    ..The quality of gynecologic cytology slides within educational and proficiency testing programs may deteriorate during use. Participant evaluation of the acceptability of these slides subsequent to possible deterioration is not known...
  7. doi request reprint Automatic failure in gynecologic cytology proficiency testing. Results from the College of American Pathologists proficiency testing program
    Ann T Moriarty
    Department of Pathology, AmeriPath Indiana, Indianapolis, Indiana 46219 1739, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1757-60. 2009
    ..Automatic failure in gynecologic cytology proficiency testing occurs when a high-grade lesion or carcinoma (HSIL+, Category D) is misinterpreted as negative for intraepithelial lesion or malignancy (Category B)...
  8. doi request reprint Summary of the 2006 College of American Pathologists Gynecologic Cytology Proficiency Testing Program
    Joel S Bentz
    Department of Pathology, Huntsman Cancer Hospital at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center, 1950 Circle of Hope Dr, Suite 3860, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 5500, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:788-94. 2008
    ..The College of American Pathologists Gynecologic Cytology Proficiency Testing Program (PAPPT) was approved to enroll participants in a nationwide PT program in 2006...
  9. doi request reprint Performance of Candida--fungal-induced atypia and proficiency testing: observations from the College of American Pathologists proficiency testing program
    Ann T Moriarty
    Department of Pathology, AmeriPath Indiana, 2560 N Shadeland Ave, Suite A, Indianapolis, IN 46219 1739, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1272-5. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspirates of adenocarcinoma/metastatic carcinoma that resemble hepatocellular carcinoma: correlating cytologic features and performance in the College of American Pathologists Nongynecologic Cytology Program
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, FL 33156, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1217-21. 2005
    ..We review the cytologic findings from 16 aspirates of adenocarcinoma/metastatic carcinoma that were frequently misclassified as hepatocellular carcinomas and compare them with 17 cases that were rarely misclassified...
  11. ncbi request reprint The potential for failure in gynecologic regulatory proficiency testing with current slide validation criteria: results from the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison in Gynecologic Cytology Program
    Nancy A Young
    Department of Pathology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1114-8. 2006
    ..Current regulatory proficiency testing scoring results in an automatic failure for identifying high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (HSIL) as negative...
  12. doi request reprint Performance of herpes simplex challenges in proficiency testing: observations from the College of American Pathologists proficiency testing program
    Ann T Moriarty
    Department of Pathology, AmeriPath Indiana, Indianapolis, IN 46219 1739, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1379-82. 2009
    ..However, since gynecologic cytology proficiency testing (PT) was instituted, performance of HSV challenge cases has worsened...
  13. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing small cell carcinoma from non-small cell carcinoma of the lung: correlating cytologic features and performance in the College of American Pathologists Non-Gynecologic Cytology Program
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, Fla, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:619-23. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, some small cell carcinomas may be difficult to reproducibly distinguish from non-small cell carcinomas, and this distinction carries significant clinical importance...
  14. doi request reprint Longitudinal clinical evaluation of a novel antibody cocktail for detection of high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions on cervical cytology specimens
    Rosemary H Tambouret
    James Homer Wright Pathology Laboratory, Division of Cytopathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:918-25. 2008
    ..Although cervical cancer screening by cytology is successful, the test continues to show relatively poor operating characteristics. Cell cycle markers may enhance detection of high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing carcinoid tumor of the mediastinum from thymoma: correlating cytologic features and performance in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Nongynecologic Cytopathology
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, Fla, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1612-5. 2006
    ..The cytologic features of carcinoid tumor in mediastinal fine-needle aspiration are well described. Nevertheless, this tumor may be difficult to distinguish from thymoma in this site...
  16. ncbi request reprint Testing for HPV as an objective measure for quality assurance in gynecologic cytology: positive rates in equivocal and abnormal specimens and comparison with the ASCUS to SIL ratio
    Vincent Ko
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Cancer 111:67-73. 2007
    ..High-risk HPV (hrHPV) testing is an objective test for a known viral carcinogen, and hrHPV may be more useful in monitoring the quality of ASCUS interpretations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of lymphoproliferative disorders--interpretations based on morphologic criteria alone: results from the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Nongynecologic Cytopathology
    Nancy A Young
    Department of Pathology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1766-71. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint A peer comparison program for the quality assurance of human papillomavirus DNA detection using the Digene Hybrid Capture II/SurePath method shows excellent analytic interlaboratory correlation
    Diane L Kuebler
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Cancer 111:339-43. 2007
    ..In this report, the authors provide the results from a self-developed program between 2 cytology laboratories...
  19. doi request reprint ASC/SIL ratio for cytotechnologists: A survey of its utility in clinical practice
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, Florida 33176, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:180-3. 2010
    ..The ASC/SIL ratio for CTs varies widely between and within laboratories, and may correlate with the use of location guided screening. Very low ASC/SIL ratios are unusual, and CTs with low ratios may warrant further evaluation...
  20. ncbi request reprint A novel automated screening and interpretation process for cervical cytology using the internet transmission of low-resolution images: a feasibility study
    John H Eichhorn
    Cytopathology Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Cancer 105:199-206. 2005
    ..Transmission over the Internet of low-resolution images acquired by automated screening of cervical cytology specimens has the potential to provide remote interpretation and, hence, centralization of a cytology workforce...
  21. doi request reprint Internet-based gynecologic telecytology with remote automated image selection: results of a first-phase developmental trial
    John H Eichhorn
    Cytopathology Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 129:686-96. 2008
    ..A review of individual cases suggests that further accuracy can be achieved with additional training and experience...
  22. ncbi request reprint Resolution of equivocal results with the Hybrid Capture II high-risk HPV DNA test: a cytologic/histologic review of 191 cases
    Stewart M Knoepp
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard University, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Diagn Mol Pathol 16:125-9. 2007
    ..These "equivocal" values are resulted as positive for hrHPV if either of 2 subsequent test values equals or exceeds 1.0 RLU/CO. Samples that show <1.0 RLU/CO after 2 repeat tests are resulted as negative for hrHPV...
  23. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus testing and reporting rates: practices of participants in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Gynecologic Cytology in 2006
    Ann T Moriarty
    Department of Pathology, AmeriPath Indiana, Indianapolis, Indiana 46219 1739, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1290-4. 2008
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Glial fibrillary acidic protein and CD57 immunolocalization in cell block preparations is a useful adjunct in the diagnosis of pleomorphic adenoma
    Sejal S Shah
    Department of Pathology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 131:1373-7. 2007
    ..Hence a cytologic diagnosis of "atypical cytology" with a differential diagnosis including PA and ACC is occasionally rendered in a subset of salivary gland fine-needle aspirations...
  25. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing carcinoid tumor from small cell carcinoma of the lung: correlating cytologic features and performance in the College of American Pathologists Non-Gynecologic Cytology Program
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, Fla, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:614-8. 2005
    ..The cytologic features of carcinoid tumor of the lung are well described. Nevertheless, some carcinoids may be difficult to distinguish from small cell carcinomas...
  26. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus testing using hybrid capture II with SurePath collection: initial evaluation and longitudinal data provide clinical validation for this method
    Vincent Ko
    Division of Cytopathology, Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cancer 108:468-74. 2006
    ..Clinical validation of non-FDA (Food and Drug Administration)-approved methods is therefore important because of the high volume of such tests and the implications for missed high-grade lesions if test performance is not optimal...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cytomorphology and B72.3 labeling of benign and malignant ductal epithelium in pancreatic lesions compared to gastrointestinal epithelium
    Ranjana S Nawgiri
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 35:300-5. 2007
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Correlation between hybrid capture II high-risk human papillomavirus DNA test chemiluminescence intensity from cervical samples with follow-up histologic results: a cytologic/histologic review of 367 cases
    Stewart M Knoepp
    Department of Pathology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 118:209-17. 2010
    ..Patient samples and controls are used to calculate results as negative for hrHPV if <1.0, positive for hrHPV if >2.5, and "equivocal" if between 1.0 and 2.5...
  29. ncbi request reprint The utility of GLUT-1 immunolocalization in cell blocks: An adjunct to the fine needle aspiration diagnosis of cystic squamous lesions of the head and neck
    Vishal S Chandan
    Department of Pathology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Cancer 108:124-8. 2006
    ..The authors evaluated the usefulness of glucose transporter-1 (GLUT-1) immunostaining as an adjunct to fine-needle aspirations of squamous lesions of the head and neck...
  30. ncbi request reprint The role of immunolocalization of CD57 and GLUT-1 in cell blocks in fine-needle aspiration diagnosis of papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Vishal S Chandan
    Department of Pathology, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, USA
    Cancer 108:331-6. 2006
    ..The usefulness of CD57 and GLUT-1 immunostaining was evaluated as an adjunct to assist in the diagnosis of papillary carcinoma in fine-needle aspirations (FNAs) of the thyroid...
  31. doi request reprint Prevalence of abnormalities influences cytologists' error rates in screening for cervical cancer
    Karla K Evans
    Department of Ophthalmology, Visual Attention Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 135:1557-60. 2011
    ..This prevalence effect is not due to vigilance failures or target unfamiliarity...
  32. doi request reprint Cytologic features of endocervical glandular lesions: comparison of SurePath, ThinPrep, and conventional smear specimen preparations
    Nicole A Belsley
    James Homer Wright Pathology Laboratories, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 36:232-7. 2008
    ..Keeping these differences in mind, virtually the same criteria can be used to identify endocervical glandular lesions in all three specimen types...
  33. doi request reprint Testing for human papillomavirus in cervical cancer screening: a review of indications and methodology
    Ha Thanh Nishino
    James Homer Wright Laboratory of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 119:219-27. 2011
    ..In this review, the testing options for hrHPV and its surrogates, with an emphasis on those approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), were detailed. Cancer (Cancer Cytopathol) 2011;. © 2011 American Cancer Society...
  34. doi request reprint The Becton Dickinson FocalPoint GS Imaging System: clinical trials demonstrate significantly improved sensitivity for the detection of important cervical lesions
    David C Wilbur
    James Homer Wright Pathology Laboratories, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 132:767-75. 2009
    ..For ASC-US+ sensitivity and specificity, the study arms were not statistically different. Use of this system might be expected to improve accuracy for clinically important entities without increasing equivocal case detection...
  35. doi request reprint An approach to post-radical trachelectomy vaginal-isthmus cytology
    Kenan Sauder
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:437-42. 2009
    ..In particular, a primary diagnosis of adenocarcinoma makes differentiating benign reactive glandular cells from recurrence a critical issue...
  36. doi request reprint Effects on cervical cytology screening productivity associated with implementation of the BD FocalPoint™ Guided Screener Imaging System
    Brenda J Sweeney
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Acta Cytol 57:147-52. 2013
    ..This study documents workload in gynecologic cytology throughput before and after the implementation of the BD FocalPoint™ Guided Screener (GS) System...
  37. doi request reprint Low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion, cannot exclude high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion: a category with an increased outcome of high-grade lesions: use as a quality assurance measure
    Ha T Nishino
    James Homer Wright Laboratory of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 138:198-202. 2012
    ..These data may be useful for establishing and/or realigning the diagnostic criteria for this equivocal cytologic interpretation endorsed by a pathology practice...
  38. ncbi request reprint Measuring the significance of field validation in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Cervicovaginal Cytology: how good are the experts?
    Andrew A Renshaw
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami, Fla, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:609-13. 2005
    ..However, the reliability of expert opinion alone in selecting slides of a specific cytodiagnosis that can be reproducibly and reliably identified by subsequent reviewers has not been determined...
  39. ncbi request reprint The many faces of atrophy in gynecologic cytology
    Rosemary H Tambouret
    Department of Pathology, Warren 2, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Lab Med 23:659-79. 2003
    ..There is no substitute for a thorough evaluation of each case, and with continued experience and understanding of these principles, the correct interpretations, and, ultimately, correct management of patients, can be optimized...
  40. ncbi request reprint Cytomorphology of gastric and duodenal epithelium and reactivity to B72.3: a baseline for comparison to pancreatic lesions aspirated by EUS-FNAB
    Julie A Nagle
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 33:381-6. 2005
    ..These baseline characteristics provide a template for assessing mucin and epithelial GM and DM contamination on pancreatic EUS-FNAB specimens...
  41. doi request reprint Ovarian frozen section diagnosis: use of whole-slide imaging shows excellent correlation between virtual slide and original interpretations in a large series of cases
    Margaret A Fallon
    Department of Pathology, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:1020-3. 2010
    ..Ovarian frozen sections (FS) are common and hence determination of the operating characteristics of the interpretation of these specimens using WSI is important...
  42. ncbi request reprint Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 32-2003. A 37-year-old woman with atypical squamous cells on a Papanicolaou smear
    Annekathryn Goodman
    Gillette Center for Women s Cancers and the Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1555-64. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two preparation methods for endocervical evaluation
    Hye Sun Kim
    Department of Pathology, Cheil General Hospital and Women s Healthcare Center, Kwandong University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Acta Cytol 51:742-8. 2007
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Original cervical cytology and follow-up biopsy results in positive high risk human papillomavirus DNA tests with high-level resuls
    Qin Yuan
    Clinical Laboratory and Diagnostic Center, Ruijin Hospital, and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
    Acta Cytol 52:557-62. 2008
    ..To ascertain Pap test and biopsy results of specimens with high level of human papillomavirus (HPv) DNA and compare atypical squamous cells of undetermined signiqicance (ASC-US) populations with HPV DNA...
  45. ncbi request reprint Bethesda 2001 implementation and reporting rates: 2003 practices of participants in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Cervicovaginal Cytology
    Diane D Davey
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40526 0298, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:1224-9. 2004
    ..The 2001 Bethesda System for the reporting of cervical cytology specimens and the use of new liquid-based and human papillomavirus testing technologies have led to changes in cervical cytology reporting practices...
  46. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls in salivary gland fine-needle aspiration cytology: lessons from the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Nongynecologic Cytology
    Jonathan H Hughes
    Laboratory Medicine Consultants, Ltd, Las Vegas, NV 89109 2201, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:26-31. 2005
    ..We use data from the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Nongynecologic Cytology to identify common diagnostic errors in salivary gland fine-needle aspiration (FNA)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration of pulmonary hamartoma: a common source of false-positive diagnoses in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Nongynecologic Cytology
    Jonathan H Hughes
    Laboratory Medicine Consultants, Ltd, Las Vegas, NV 89109 2201, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:19-22. 2005
    ..We use data from the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Nongynecologic Cytology to evaluate the accuracy of fine-needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy for diagnosing pulmonary hamartoma (PH)...
  48. ncbi request reprint FocalPoint slide classification algorithms show robust performance in classification of high-grade lesions on SurePath liquid-based cervical cytology slides
    Elizabeth M Parker
    Cytopathology Units, ViaHealth, Rochester, New York, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 30:107-10. 2004
    ..These results validate the safety and effectiveness of this device on SurePath liquid-based slides...
  49. ncbi request reprint Fluids--good and bad actors: observations from the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Nongynecologic Cytology
    Ann T Moriarty
    AmeriPath Indiana, Indianapolis 46219, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:513-8. 2004
    ..We use the data from the College of American Pathologists (CAP) Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Nongynecologic Cytology (NGC) to identify characteristics of fluids that place them at opposite ends of the diagnostic spectrum...
  50. ncbi request reprint The annual Pap test. Baseline data to allow informed decisions about future screening programs
    David C Wilbur
    Acta Cytol 49:351-3. 2005
  51. ncbi request reprint Location-guided screening of liquid-based cervical cytology specimens: a potential improvement in accuracy and productivity is demonstrated in a preclinical feasibility trial
    David C Wilbur
    Cytopathology Unit, ViaHealth, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 118:399-407. 2002
    ..The potential exists for more accurate and productive cytologic interpretation using this system, which requires no manual screening of a portion of slides and only limited review of another portion of "predotted" slides...
  52. ncbi request reprint The primary screening clinical trials of the TriPath AutoPap System
    David C Wilbur
    Cytopathology Laboratory, The Genesee Hospital, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Epidemiology 13:S30-3. 2002
    ..Use of the AutoPap System therefore has the potential to improve the accuracy of cervical cytologic examinations as well as to make a positive impact on the productivity of cytology laboratory personnel...