Maxwell L Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Directed peer review in surgical pathology
    Maxwell L Smith
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 19:331-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The effect of a Lean quality improvement implementation program on surgical pathology specimen accessioning and gross preparation error frequency
    Maxwell L Smith
    Dept of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 138:367-73. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Evaluating the connections between primary care practice and clinical laboratory testing: a review of the literature and call for laboratory involvement in the solutions
    Maxwell L Smith
    Department of Laboratory Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 137:120-5. 2013

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Directed peer review in surgical pathology
    Maxwell L Smith
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 19:331-7. 2012
    ..Pathologists also may use directed peer review data to target latent factors that contribute to error and improve diagnostic precision...
  2. doi request reprint The effect of a Lean quality improvement implementation program on surgical pathology specimen accessioning and gross preparation error frequency
    Maxwell L Smith
    Dept of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 138:367-73. 2012
    ..5 and 1.8 (P < .002) and 0.6 and 0.6, respectively. We conclude that through culture change and implementation of specific work process changes, Lean implementation may improve pathology patient safety...
  3. doi request reprint Evaluating the connections between primary care practice and clinical laboratory testing: a review of the literature and call for laboratory involvement in the solutions
    Maxwell L Smith
    Department of Laboratory Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 137:120-5. 2013
    ..However, there is lack of evidence-based performance metrics in the preanalytic and postanalytic phases of the testing pathway for primary care practices...