Stephen S Raab

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving Papanicolaou test quality and reducing medical errors by using Toyota production system methods
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:57-64. 2006
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. doi request reprint The effect of continuous monitoring of cytologic-histologic correlation data on cervical cancer screening performance
    Stephen S Raab
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, 5150 Centre Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:16-22. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Improving patient safety by examining pathology errors
    Stephen S Raab
    Center for Pathology Quality and Healthcare Research, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside, Cancer Pavilion, Room 306, 5150 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Clin Lab Med 24:849-63. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Dissemination of Lean methods to improve Pap testing quality and patient safety
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:103-10. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Variability of practice in anatomic pathology and its effect on patient outcomes
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232, USA
    Semin Diagn Pathol 22:177-85. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving patient safety through quality assurance
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:633-7. 2006
  10. 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

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Publications69

  1. 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving Papanicolaou test quality and reducing medical errors by using Toyota production system methods
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:57-64. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to determine whether the Toyota production system process improves Papanicolaou test quality and patient safety...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. doi request reprint The effect of continuous monitoring of cytologic-histologic correlation data on cervical cancer screening performance
    Stephen S Raab
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, 5150 Centre Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:16-22. 2008
    ..The use of Papanicolaou (Pap) test cytologic-histologic correlation in quality improvement activities is not well studied...
  6. ncbi request reprint Improving patient safety by examining pathology errors
    Stephen S Raab
    Center for Pathology Quality and Healthcare Research, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside, Cancer Pavilion, Room 306, 5150 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Clin Lab Med 24:849-63. 2004
    ..At a national meeting in November 2003, root cause analysis was performed to determine causes of errors. The findings of these root cause analyses have been presented at national pathology meetings and are currently being published...
  7. doi request reprint Dissemination of Lean methods to improve Pap testing quality and patient safety
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:103-10. 2008
    ..To determine if the implementation of Lean methods resulted in improved Pap test quality and diagnostic accuracy in 5 clinician practices...
  8. ncbi request reprint Variability of practice in anatomic pathology and its effect on patient outcomes
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232, USA
    Semin Diagn Pathol 22:177-85. 2005
    ..quot; Few of those analyses have addressed the impact of diagnostic disagreement on patient care; in addition, proposed and effective methods to reduce interpretative variability have only rarely been included...
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving patient safety through quality assurance
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:633-7. 2006
    ..Anatomic pathology laboratories use several quality assurance tools to detect errors and to improve patient safety...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of Toyota process redesign in reducing thyroid gland fine-needle aspiration error
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 126:585-92. 2006
    ..001). Toyota process change led to significantly fewer diagnostic errors for patients who underwent thyroid fine-needle aspiration...
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cytohistologic discrepancies: a means to improve pathology practice and patient outcomes
    Karen M Clary
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 117:567-73. 2002
    ..Cytohistologic correlation is a useful tool to monitor performance and to identify specimen types prone to error...
  16. ncbi request reprint Database construction for improving patient safety by examining pathology errors
    Dana Marie Grzybicki
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 124:500-9. 2005
    ..Development of these electronic data abstraction capabilities is critical for efforts to improve patient safety through the examination of pathology diagnostic errors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Interobserver variability in human papillomavirus test results in cervicovaginal cytologic specimens interpreted as atypical squamous cells
    Kim R Geisinger
    Department of Pathology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:1010-4. 2007
    ..Within the me laboratory, interobserver variability exists in the proportions of HPV positivity for ASCUS and ASC-H interpretations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Errors in thyroid gland fine-needle aspiration
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 125:873-82. 2006
    ..We currently are evaluating the effectiveness of error reduction initiatives that target pre-analytic and analytic portions of the diagnostic pathway...
  19. ncbi request reprint Detection of estrogen receptor by immunohistochemistry in pulmonary adenocarcinoma
    David J Dabbs
    Department of Pathology, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:403-5; discussion 406. 2002
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  20. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration biopsy of vertebral lesions
    Reda S Saad
    Department of Pathology, Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Avenue, South Tower, 3rd Floor, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212, USA
    Acta Cytol 48:39-46. 2004
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) in the diagnosis of vertebral lesions...
  21. pmc Systems analysis of real-world obstacles to successful cervical cancer prevention in developing countries
    Eric J Suba
    Department of Pathology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, 1200 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:480-7. 2006
    ..A focus on quality satisfies public health goals, whereas a focus on technology is compatible with market forces...
  22. ncbi request reprint Utility of intraoperative consultation touch preparations
    Yulin Liu
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 26:329-33. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the use of performing TP and frozen section are complementary and result in increased diagnostic accuracy. For some pathologists, TPs may replace frozen sections in over 50% of cases...
  23. ncbi request reprint Expression of cytokeratin by malignant meningiomas: diagnostic pitfall of cytokeratin to separate malignant meningiomas from metastatic carcinoma
    Yulin Liu
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Mod Pathol 17:1129-33. 2004
    ..3 and CD-15, and vimentin may be needed to separate malignant meningioma from metastatic carcinoma. Cytokeratin expression can be a potential pitfall for confusing a malignant meningioma with a metastatic carcinoma...
  24. doi request reprint Quality in cancer diagnosis
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 60:139-65. 2010
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  25. ncbi request reprint Interobserver variability in the fine needle aspiration biopsy diagnosis of follicular lesions of the thyroid gland
    Karen M Clary
    Department of Pathology, Allegheny General Hospital and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Acta Cytol 49:378-82. 2005
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  26. doi request reprint Measuring quality in anatomic pathology
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Clin Lab Med 28:245-59, vi. 2008
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  27. doi request reprint Effectiveness of random and focused review in detecting surgical pathology error
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 130:905-12. 2008
    ..36%) and 12 (3.2%), respectively (P < .001). Focused review detects a higher proportion of errors and may be more effectively used for design of error reduction initiatives...
  28. ncbi request reprint Identification errors involving clinical laboratories: a College of American Pathologists Q-Probes study of patient and specimen identification errors at 120 institutions
    Paul N Valenstein
    Department of Pathology, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Mich 48106 0998, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1106-13. 2006
    ..Misidentified laboratory specimens may cause patient injury, but their frequency in general laboratory practice is unknown...
  29. ncbi request reprint Variability in cytologic-histologic correlation practices and implications for patient safety
    Colleen M Vrbin
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:893-8. 2005
    ..The Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 require that laboratories perform cytologic-histologic correlation, although the optimal methods and the value of performing correlation have not been determined...
  30. ncbi request reprint Role of cytology in the diagnosis of Barrett's esophagus and associated neoplasia
    Reda S Saad
    Department of Pathology, Allegheny General Hospital Drexel University College of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 29:130-5. 2003
    ..Our results support the high degree of diagnostic accuracy of cytology for the diagnosis of Barrett's-associated HGD and/or carcinoma, and moderate sensitivity for BE...
  31. ncbi request reprint Atypical glandular cells of undetermined significance favor endometrial origin. Criteria for separating low grade endometrial adenocarcinoma from benign endometrial lesions
    Diva R Salomao
    Department of Pathology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Acta Cytol 46:458-64. 2002
    ..To evaluate cytologic criteria for separating atypical glandular cells of undetermined significance favor endometrial origin (AGUS-EM), on Papanicolaou-stained (Pap) smears into favor benign and favor malignant categories...
  32. ncbi request reprint Pathology and patient safety: the critical role of pathology informatics in error reduction and quality initiatives
    Michael J Becich
    Center for Pathology Informatics, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, 5150 Centre Avenue, UPMC Cancer Pavilion, 3rd Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Clin Lab Med 24:913-43, vi. 2004
    ..They aim to highlight the areas where pathology informatics in all of its flavors (production systems provided by vendors as well as research and development efforts) can play a role in promoting patient safety...
  33. ncbi request reprint Papanicolaou tests diagnosed as atypical by a cytotechnologist and downgraded to benign by a pathologist: a measure of laboratory quality
    Jennifer L Condel
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 117:534-40. 2002
    ..9%) was similar to that for a downgraded ASCUS (11.0%) or AGUS (7.3%). The parameters of downgraded ASCU and AGUS Pap test interpretations are good quality indicators of individual performance and overall laboratory quality...
  34. 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...
  35. ncbi request reprint Urine cytology discrepancies: frequency, causes, and outcomes
    Stephen S Raab
    Departments of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 127:946-53. 2007
    ..However, the current protocols result in potentially reducible errors that lead to unnecessary testing and diagnostic delays...
  36. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of cytology diagnosis: root cause analysis for errors in bronchial washing and brushing specimens
    Laurentia Nodit
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15232, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 124:883-92. 2005
    ..Sampling issues had a major role in the misdiagnosis in 31 cases (97%), and recommendations for error reduction include immediate interpretation and the use of transmucosal fine-needle aspiration...
  37. ncbi request reprint The economic benefit for family/general medicine practices employing physician assistants
    Dana M Grzybicki
    Duquesne University School of Health Sciences, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:613-20. 2002
    ..To measure the economic benefit of a family/general medicine physician assistant (PA) practice...
  38. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the reporting of tissues removed as part of the surgical treatment of malignant liver tumors
    David J Dabbs
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Hum Pathol 35:1315-23. 2004
    ..The Association of Directors of Anatomic and Surgical Pathology (ADASP) has developed recommendations for the surgical pathology report for primary and metastatic epithelial tumors in the liver. These recommendations are reported herein...
  39. ncbi request reprint Coming to terms with Vietnam: the Viet/American Cervical Cancer Prevention Project
    Eric J Suba
    Department of Pathology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, South San Francisco, California 94080, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 33:344-51. 2005
    ..Pap screening in developing countries is an ethical imperative without a substantial political constituency and will benefit from the engagement of organized cytology...
  40. ncbi request reprint Error-free pathology: applying lean production methods to anatomic pathology
    Jennifer L Condel
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Shadyside Hospital, Cancer Pavilion, 3rd Floor, 5150 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Clin Lab Med 24:865-99. 2004
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Cytologic-histologic correlation
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Colorado, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 119:293-309. 2011
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Discrepancy analysis, communication, and feedback for cytotechnologist quality improvement of nongynecologic cytopathology
    Peggy Whigham
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian Shadyside, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:265-9. 2006
    ..We believe our process is a fundamental step in improving CT performance in Nongynecologic cytopathology and keeps the CT informed of complexities of nongynecologic cytopathology...
  43. doi request reprint Resident education and quality of gross tissue examination practices of benign uteri
    Margaret S Ryan
    Department of Pathology, University of Colorado, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    J Clin Pathol 64:761-4. 2011
    ..The level and the effect of the standardisation of resident trainee gross tissue examination practices have not been extensively evaluated...
  44. pmc Lessons learned from successful Papanicolaou cytology cervical cancer prevention in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
    Eric J Suba
    Department of Pathology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, 350 Saint Joseph s Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:355-66. 2012
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  45. doi request reprint Effectiveness of rapid prescreening and 10% rescreening in liquid-based Papanicolaou testing
    Heather S Currens
    Department of Pathology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 137:150-5. 2012
    ..2) R-10% and RPS quality assurance methods detect diagnostic failures caused by different types of cognitive errors...
  46. ncbi request reprint Patient safety in anatomic pathology: measuring discrepancy frequencies and causes
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:459-66. 2005
    ..Anatomic pathology discrepancy frequencies have not been rigorously studied...
  47. doi request reprint A summary of deliberations on strategic planning for continuous quality improvement in laboratory medicine
    Dana Marie Grzybicki
    Department of Pathology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 131:315-20. 2009
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  48. ncbi request reprint Willingness to pay for new Papanicolaou test technologies
    Stephen S Raab
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 117:524-33. 2002
    ..These data indicate that liquid-based and conventional Pap tests are undervalued and that cost-effectiveness studies generally have not taken into account the preference of women for new Pap test technologies...
  49. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus reporting: impact on Bethesda cytology reports
    Stephen S Raab
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:969-72. 2003
    ..Few data currently are available to support an optimal reporting method...
  50. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of immunohistochemical expressions of p53, HER-2/neu, and bcl-2 in stage I non-small-cell lung cancer
    Helen Han
    Department of Pathology, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Hum Pathol 33:105-10. 2002
    ..The worst outcome was seen in patients who expressed both p53 and HER-2/neu, suggesting that these patients might benefit from additional adjuvant therapy...
  51. ncbi request reprint Low-grade urothelial carcinoma: reappraisal of the cytologic criteria on ThinPrep
    Wei Xin
    Department of Pathology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 29:125-9. 2003
    ..ThinPrep provides well preserved, cleaner specimens without significantly altering the morphology. The three key criteria applied in cytospin specimens to diagnose LGUC were reproducible in ThinPrep specimens...
  52. ncbi request reprint Papanicolaou screening in developing countries: an idea whose time has come
    Eric J Suba
    Department of Pathology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 121:315-20. 2004
    ..Considerable opportunity costs, borne by the underserved, are associated with prioritizing research of novel interventions in developing countries when satisfactory interventions already exist...
  53. ncbi request reprint Estimation of performance and sequential selection of diagnostic tests in patients with lung lesions suspicious for cancer
    Dana Marie Grzybicki
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital and MCP Hahnemann University, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:19-27. 2002
    ..Measuring variation in clinician test ordering behavior for patients with similar indications is an important focus for quality management and cost containment...
  54. doi request reprint Indications for thyroid FNA and pre-FNA requirements: a synopsis of the National Cancer Institute Thyroid Fine-Needle Aspiration State of the Science Conference
    Edmund S Cibas
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 36:390-9. 2008
    ..http://thyroidfna.cancer.gov/pages/info/agenda/)..
  55. 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
  56. 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
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the adoption of new cytology technologies
    Stephen S Raab
    Diagn Cytopathol 30:105-6. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of cervical-cancer screening in developing countries
    Eric J Suba
    N Engl J Med 354:1535-6; author reply 1535-6. 2006
  59. ncbi request reprint Prevention of cervical cancer in low-resource settings
    Eric J Suba
    JAMA 295:1248-9; author reply 1249. 2006
  60. ncbi request reprint Association between war and cervical cancer among Vietnamese women
    My Linh D Huynh
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Cancer 110:775-7. 2004
    ..Geographic and temporal variation in cervical cancer rates among Vietnamese women was associated with the movement of soldiers. These findings may be useful for cervical cancer prevention efforts in Vietnam and in other countries...
  61. 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...
  62. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer screening by simple visual inspection after acetic acid
    Eric J Suba
    Obstet Gynecol 99:517-8. 2002
  63. doi request reprint Technology and process and cervical cancer prevention
    Stephen S Raab
    Am J Clin Pathol 129:187-9. 2008
  64. ncbi request reprint Patient identification error among prostate needle core biopsy specimens--are we ready for a DNA time-out?
    Eric J Suba
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, South San Francisco, California 94080, USA
    J Urol 178:1245-8. 2007
    ..We assessed strategies for decreasing the occurrence of these uncommon and yet potentially catastrophic events...
  65. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer prevention for all the world's women: genuine promise resides in skilled quality management rather than novel screening approaches
    Eric J Suba
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 35:187-91. 2007
    ..Opportunity costs, borne by the underserved, are associated with prioritizing research on new approaches in any setting where established preventives are feasible but unavailable...
  66. ncbi request reprint Population-based Pap screening in Cameroon
    Eric J Suba
    Acta Cytol 47:948-9. 2003
  67. ncbi request reprint Anatomic pathology workload and error
    Stephen S Raab
    Am J Clin Pathol 125:809-12. 2006
  68. ncbi request reprint Direct visual inspection for cervical cancer screening
    Eric J Suba
    Cancer 101:2365; author reply 2366. 2004
  69. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus vaccine
    Eric J Suba
    N Engl J Med 357:1155; author reply 1155-6. 2007