Retention Guidelines: What's a Pathologist to Do? By Dr. Gerald HoeltgeClinical researchers often want accredited laboratories in academic medical centers to share surgical tissue for their research. Most of their requests target paraffin blocks. Some researchers have viewed the restrictions imposed by the CAP as unnecessary and obstructive. The pathologist can be caught between a sincere desire to help her or his colleagues and the need to comply with CAP accreditation rules.Why Are We Such Poor LIS Consumers? By Dr. Ed Uthman
We expect so little from LIS/HIS developers. Why don’t we at least demand a level of typographic refinement that has been available to the general consumer since 1984? All our training and energy come down to the report on paper and screen.