TITLE

Clinical trials of robotic interactive telepathology accuracy in the UK breast pathology external quality assurance scheme

AUTHOR(S)
Leong, F. J. W.-M.; Graham, A. K.; Schwarzmann, P.; O'D McCee, J.
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Telemedicine & Telecare;Mar1999 Supplement 1, Vol. 5, p139
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the national external quality assurance scheme for breast screening pathology launched by the British National Breast Screening Programme. Key findings of two studies on the robotic interactive telepathology accuracy of the scheme are provided. These findings demonstrate that telepathology of the RITPath type is a clinically and technically effective modality for histopathology quality assurance schemes.
ACCESSION #
22204154

 

Related Articles

  • Attendance and non-attendance for breast screening at the south east London breast screening service. McEwen, James; King, Erica; Bickler, Graham // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/8/89, Vol. 298 Issue 6691, p104 

    Evaluates the attendance and non-attendance for breast screening in London, England. Purpose of the evaluation; Response rate of the screening; Examination of the stages of the screening process; Importance of the accuracy of addresses in the assessment for response.

  • Evaluation of two different vacuum-assisted breast biopsy systems: Mammotomew system 11G/8G vs. ATECw system 12G/9G. Order, Berndt-Michael; Schaefer, Philipp J.; Peters, G.; Eckmann-Scholz, Christel; Hilpert, Felix; Strauss, Alexander; Warneke, Viktoria; Mathiak, Micaela; Heller, Martin; Jonat, Walter; Schaefer, Fritz K. W. // Acta Radiologica;3/1/2013, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p137 

    Background: Breast cancer screening programs have been established worldwide and early detection of breast cancer has increased steadily. The most common way to confirm dignity of non-palpable and sonographically-occult suspicious findings on mammography is the stereotactically-guided...

  • Mammography Screening and Differences in Stage of Disease by Race/Ethnicity. Jacobellis, Jillian; Cutter, Gray // American Journal of Public Health;Jul2002, Vol. 92 Issue 7, p1144 

    Objectives. We examined the effect of routine screening on breast cancer staging by race/ethnicity. Methods. We used a 1990 to 1998 mammography database (N = 5182) of metropolitan Denver, Colo, women to examine each racial/ethnic cohort's incident cancer cases (n = 1902) and tumor stage...

  • Women's Wellness Fair Feb. 18.  // Gay & Lesbian Times;2/16/2006, Issue 947, p20 

    The article reports on the availability of low cost mammograms, breast examinations and other free health screens at the Women's Wellness Fair in San Diego, California. Workshops on yoga, massage, healthy gourmet meals, couples and intimacy and financial fitness will also take place. Wellness...

  • Breast Cancer Risk and Participation in Mammographic Screening. Taplin, Stephen; Anderman, Carolyn; Grothaus, Louis // American Journal of Public Health;Nov89, Vol. 79 Issue 11, p1494 

    Abstract: Within the context of an organized breast cancer screening program we conducted a prospective evaluation of the relation between breast cancer risk and participation in mammographic screening. The influence on participation of known breast cancer risk factors, as well as a summary risk...

  • CALENDAR OF EVENTS.  // Journal of Clinical Pathology;Sep2005, Vol. 58 Issue 9, p1008 

    The article reports that "Breast Diagnostic Histopathology Update" will be held on September 22-23, 2005, in Hammersmith Hospital and Imperial College, London, England.

  • The Elusive Goal of Maintaining Population Cancer Screening: It Is Time for a New Paradigm. Mandelblatt, Jeanne; Buist, Diana // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;Jul2010, Vol. 102 Issue 14, p998 

    The article discusses the results of a study conducted on controlled behavioral interventions to increase repeat mammography screening among women at average risk for the disease. It states that behavioral intentions increase only by a moderate amount and that there is insufficient evidence that...

  • Hormone replacement therapy and screening mammography: analysis of the results in the Bouches du Rhône programme. Séradour, Brigitte; Estève, Jacques; Heid, Patrice; Jacquemier, Jocelyne // Journal of Medical Screening;Jun1999, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p99 

    Objective To evaluate the effectiveness of a mass screening programme for breast cancer in a French population where hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is common and where mammography is prescribed outside the programme for asymptomatic women. Methods From 1993 to 1996 inclusive, 41 062 women...

  • Trends in mammography 1991—96 and the impact of nationwide screening in the Netherlands. Van Leiden, H. A.; Van Gessel-Dabekaussen, A. A. M. W.; van der Maas, P. J.; De Koning, H. J. // Journal of Medical Screening;Jun1999, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p94 

    Objectives To investigate the impact of the population based breast screening programme on total uptake of mammography in the Netherlands. Setting The Netherlands; breast screening programme for women aged 50–69; 21 820 women who participated in the 1991–96 Health Interview Survey...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics