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Inspirata Collaborates with Elsevier to Offer ExpertPath and ImmunoQuery in its Diagnostic Cockpit and Consultation Portal

| October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Inspirata has established a real-time interface to Elsevier’s pathology decision support tools. Washington, DC, October 9, 2017 – Cancer informatics and digital pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata®, Inc. announced today that it has collaborated with Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health, to integrate Elsevier’s ExpertPath™ and ImmunoQuery® diagnostic decision support tools into […]

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A.I. Versus M.D. – Either Way – Pathologists Do Not Diagnose Cancer – Part 1

| April 3, 2017 | 3 Comments

A loyal reader tipped me off to a recent article in The New Yorker entitled “A.I. Versus M.D.” The article is written by Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, a well known oncologist and author of The Emperor of all Maladies. This article, the book and the documentary are all worth reading/viewing if you are not familiar with […]

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New Book on Digital Pathology Published

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

A new book entitled, appropriately, “Digital Pathology” has recently been published by ASCP Press, edited by the well-known tag team of Dr. Liron Pantanowitz of UPMC and Dr. Anil Parwani of The Ohio State University. Anil and Liron have nearly 40 years of combined experience in digital pathology across a wide range of areas. The […]

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Book Review on “Digital Pathology: Historical Perspectives, Current Concepts & Future Applications”

| September 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

A book review on our recent book “Digital Pathology: Historical Perspectives, Current Concepts & Future Applications” was written by Dr. Paul J van Diest, Professor of Pathology and Chairman, Department of Pathology, UMC Utrecht, The Netherlands.  The review appeared recently in the Journal of Pathology Informatics. Our personal thanks to Dr. van Diest for taking the […]

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New Articles Published in Journal of Pathology Informatics

| August 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pathology informatics essentials for residents: A flexible informatics curriculum linked to accreditation council for graduate medical education milestones Walter H Henricks, Donald S Karcher, James H Harrison, John H Sinard, Michael W Riben, Philip J Boyer, Sue Plath, Arlene Thompson, Liron Pantanowitz J Pathol Inform 2016, 7:27 (6 July 2016) [ABSTRACT]   [HTML FULL TEXT]   [PDF]   […]

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The Art of Writing a Pathology Report: What We Say and What We Mean

| April 17, 2016 | 1 Comment

Over the weekend I shared an image on Facebook that garnered a lot of interest so I thought I would share it with readers here and add to the content.  The image I believe comes from a book edited and largely authored by Natasha Rekhtman and Justin Bishop along with Diana Molavi in Quick Reference Handbook […]

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Digital Pathology: Historical Perspectives, Current Concepts & Future Applications

| August 27, 2015 | 2 Comments

Later this year, a nice review of the current state of digital pathology, how we got here and where the technology will take us in the future will be released by Springer. My personal thanks to the publisher and our editors for their support and workmanship required to manage a multi-authored textbook, Dr. Luigi Rao, […]

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ATA Publishes Clinical Guidelines for Telepathology

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The American Telemedicine Association recently published an update to the original ATA guideline on telepathology and provides new and updated guidance on specific applications, practice, benefits, limitations, and regulatory issues that may arise in the practice of telepathology.  This guideline covers clinical applications of telepathology to include primary diagnosis, intraoperative consultations, secondary consultations, and quality […]

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One more thing you didn’t learn in medical school

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

In My Humble Opinion recently put me onto The White Coat Investor, a blog written by an emergency room physician with a book by the same name available at Amazon.  He mentions on his site that he is a “practicing, full-time, board-certified emergency physician just a few years out of residency.  Although I’ve always been interested […]

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Global Digital Pathology Systems Industry Market Research Report

| May 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Digital Pathology System Industry Report Publication date: March 2013 Report size: 321 pages Report price: $ 4,500 $ 4,500 – 1 User License This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Digital Pathology Systems in US$ Million.  The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the […]

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Validating Whole Slide Imaging for Diagnostic Purposes in Pathology

A busy few weeks of news continues with announcement that the College of American Pathologists has released their much anticipated validation plan guidelines for use of whole slide imaging for diagnostic purposes in pathology and has kindly agreed to share the news with readers.  Thanks and congratulations to Liron and the panel for leading the […]

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Canvas of Hope

| May 29, 2009 | 0 Comments

The Canvas of Hope is a collection of works of art created from microscopic images of breast cancer at Touro University.  The project came about when a group of students, studying second year pathology were examining cancer on a cellular level under microscopes. “What we saw was something akin to abstract  art. From there we decided […]

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Digital Atlas of Gynecologic Pathology

| June 27, 2007 | 0 Comments

There is a well done gynecologic (and breast) atlas available here from Dr. Meenakshi Singh at the University of Colorado.  The byline on the home page is below.  Others are encouraged to submit images to the site. The aim of this gynecologic pathology atlas is to provide an online resource of digital images for the […]

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