MCAT Test Medical College Admission Test Comprehensive Study Guide Physical Sciences;  Biological Sciences;  Verbal Reasoning

MCAT Test Medical College Admission Test Comprehensive Study Guide Physical Sciences; Biological Sciences; Verbal Reasoning

The MCAT The Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) is a standardized, multiple-choice examination designed to assess the examinee’s problem solving, critical thinking, and knowledge of science concepts and principles prerequisite to the study of medicine. Scores are reported in Physical Sciences, Verbal Reasoning, and Biological Sciences. Study guide covers AAMC Association of American Medical Colleges […]

The Her Campus Guide to College Life, Updated and Expanded Edition

The Her Campus Guide to College Life, Updated and Expanded Edition

Every young woman’s essential guide to tackling all of the challenges of college­—from stress to debt to scholarships—in a completed updated new edition: “Some things are common sense but some things aren’t—especially when it comes to navigating a college campus in a way that’s fun, independent, and totally safe” (Today.com). Get ready for the best […]

Unsatisfactory Reporting Rates: 2006 Practices of Participants in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Gynecologic Cytology (Cap Laboratory Improvement Programs) (Survey)

Unsatisfactory Reporting Rates: 2006 Practices of Participants in the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Gynecologic Cytology (Cap Laboratory Improvement Programs) (Survey)

The College of American Pathologists (CAP) assesses practice patterns using survey questionnaires sent to laboratories participating in CAP programs. Cervicovaginal cytology surveys have been used since 1994 and have evaluated practices related to implementation of the Bethesda System (TBS) terminology and reporting rates for interpretive categories used in Papanicolaou (Pap) testing. Benchmarks for unsatisfactory rates […]

Performance of Herpes Simplex Challenges in Proficiency Testing: Observations from the College of American Pathologists Proficiency Testing Program (Report)

Performance of Herpes Simplex Challenges in Proficiency Testing: Observations from the College of American Pathologists Proficiency Testing Program (Report)

Herpes simplex virus (HSV) is a common sexually transmitted disease that may induce cytologic changes identifiable on Papanicolaou tests. The cellular changes of HSV include large multinucleated or mononuclear epithelial cells with “ground glass” nuclei, molding of the nuclei in multinuclear cells, with margination of the chromatin, or epithelial cells with dense eosinophilic intranuclear inclusions […]

Physician Satisfaction with Surgical Pathology Reports: A 2-Year College of American Pathologists Q-Tracks Study (Report)

Physician Satisfaction with Surgical Pathology Reports: A 2-Year College of American Pathologists Q-Tracks Study (Report)

The surgical pathology report (either printed or via electronic distribution) is the final product of surgical pathology laboratories. Elements necessary for quality in surgical pathology reports include accuracy, timeliness, and completeness. (1) Each of these elements can, and should, be measured separately to assess the quality of the surgical pathology laboratory and its product. However, […]