Robustness of validation criteria in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Cervicovaginal Cytology Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Clinical Competence
  • Pathology, Clinical
  • Vaginal Diseases
  • Vaginal Smears

abstract

  • The validation criteria used in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Cervicovaginal Cytology show 2 different levels of robustness or redundancy. These results have implications for the design of fair proficiency tests. Proficiency testing can be designed with the necessary number of reviews needed for slide validation.

publication date

  • August 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 16879011

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1119

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 130

number

  • 8