Pathologists Quality Registry
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Anjali Pargaonkar
· October 8, 2017
Excellent discussion on New technology of gene editing and it use in therapy. Thank you CAP for making cutting edge technology available to every pathologist who couldn't make it to CAP annual confere...nce. This is very inspirational. See More
Tobias Reid
· May 25, 2017
College of American Pathologist were always with me throughout my 5 years of resident training at Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry in Cleveland, Ohio. And provided excellent case study materials and inf...ormation before I passed the ASCP exam in 2014, the mentorship, leadership, guidance and collaboration with other pathologist and laboratory scientist is like no other and I am so proud to be a member of such an elite group of pathologist and doctors of laboratory medicine. See More
Igor Mulungu
· April 22, 2016
The College of American Pathologists (CAP - College of American Pathologists), one of the largest organizations of diagnostic medicine in the world, held since 1960, the most important quality certifi...cation worldwide laboratories. The list of accredited institutions is composed of 22,000 laboratories from 108 countries. In Brazil, only 10 laboratories have the CAP seal between about 22,500 national laboratories (IBGE / 2010). Two of these have been certified in the last two years, Richet and Genoa. See More
Todd Whorley
· December 2, 2014
Cap / clia requirements for educational transcripts for POC testing personnel? What do you do with these ? What specifically are you looking for? What is the item that you verify on these that tell...s you that the personnel knows what a syringe is, what a needle is , etc...? See More
Joni Boury
· September 25, 2016
Unsupportive hotline, terrible website, if you have another option take it!
Julian Wilkison-Duran
· August 17, 2016
CAP is the go to source for pathology. Fantastic!!
Jennifer Chapman-Bradley
· June 7, 2015
This review is based on the service i was got from Robert J. Bredt.
Karen Yde
· August 18, 2014
I received a check from College of American Pathologists and am unable to cash it? Think someone is using your site as a front?
Swati Motley
· September 21, 2015
The Gold Standard in Clincal Laboratory Accreditation.
Hilson José
· August 29, 2017
Classifico como excelente,por que gostei e vale apena ser visto

Testing reproducibility is critical for developing methodologies for morphologic assessment. What happened when a team of #pathologists tested the reproducibility & feasibility of strategies for the morphologic assessment of renal biopsies using the NDPSS, now in Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Early Online Release:

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#Pathologists: learn how to integrate pathologic findings with the entire clinical picture and understand the treatment implications of these results. Register for the CAP Advanced Pathology Program in Multidisciplinary Breast Pathology, 4/14-15, today and save $500:

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Current #UMichPath Hematopathology Fellow Forest Huls was featured in the NYTimes Magazine for his exceptional work as a resident at the University of Alabama-Birmingham.…/her-various-symptoms-seemed-unrel…

Chills, sweats, hives, achey bones — the older woman was sick for years before someone figured out the unusual disease that ailed her.

The CAP files amicus brief in support of ACLA’s lawsuit against the HHS and efforts to correct the administration’s implementation of PAMA clinical laboratory payment reforms. The amicus brief states the HHS’ definition of applicable laboratory contradicted the PAMA statute.

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"More than 400 coal miners frequenting three clinics in southwestern Virginia between 2013 and 2017 were found to have complicated black lung disease, an extreme form characterized by dense masses of scar tissue in the lungs."

Hundreds of cases of advanced black lung disease have been found among miners in Central Appalachia, even as the Trump administration begins to review Obama-era coal dust rules.

Shaorong Deng received an experimental treatment for cancer of the esophagus that used his own immune system cells. They have been genetically modified with the gene-editing technique known as CRISPR:

More than a third of patients with cancer of the esophagus responded to experimental treatment in China with the gene-editing technique CRISPR. Several CRISPR studies are underway there.

New HPV Guidelines for Head, Neck Cancers: “We see testing being done for nonoropharyngeal sites from various institutions around the U.S.,” says Vanderbilt Health pathologist Dr. James Lewis. This new guideline “should give #pathologists the strength to say no when asked for the test when it’s not indicated,” thereby cutting down on wasteful and potentially misleading testing. Read more in CAP Today:

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"The cancer that struck the young women was hypercalcemic small cell ovarian cancer, which typically occurs in a woman’s teens or 20s. It is so rare that most oncologists never see a single patient with it."

Scientists are racing to understand why immunotherapy drugs have worked for a few cancer patients when the medicines should have had no effect.

Nipple-Invasive Primary Carcinomas: Clinical, Imaging, and Pathologic Features of Breast Carcinomas Originating in the Nipple; read this Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Early Online Release: #pathologists

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#Pathologists: "No one understands what you do better than you”. Listen to the latest CAPcast to hear Dr. Jared Abbott discuss why it's important to become an advocate:

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#Pathologists: Are Your Colleagues Up-to-Date on Test Ordering Best Practices for AMI? It's National Heart Month, and time to ensure that your clinician colleagues know about the current research for cardiac marker tests for diagnosing acute myocardial injury (AMI). The CAP's members-only Test Ordering Program provides essential information to address misapplied laboratory tests within your institution. Download the module and handout:

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Congress adopts Medicare payment changes in new budget deal & broadcast journalist Judy Woodruff joins national commentators at 2018 Policy Meeting.

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How the meticulous insight of one pathology resident--CAP junior member Dr. Forest Huls--helped solve a medical mystery.

Chills, sweats, hives, achey bones — the older woman was sick for years before someone figured out the unusual disease that ailed her.

Keeping Up Clinical Pathology Expertise: Why it’s Mission Critical for All #Pathologists; listen to this CAPcast interview with Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis' Dr. Jon Heusel:

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