I rise with peculiar diffidence to address you upon this occasion, when I reflect upon the entertainment you proposed to yourselves from the eloquence of that learned member, Mr. Charles Thompson, whom your suffrages appointed to this honour after the delivery of the last anniversary oration. Unhappily for the interests of science, his want of […]
Medical Observations Thomas Browne, english polymath and author of varied works (1605-1682) This ebook presents «Medical Observations», from Thomas Browne. A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected. Table of Contents -01- About this book -02- ON ANATOMY -03- LUNGS -04- PERICARDIUM -05- NAVEL -06- EAR -07- SKIN -08- TAILS […]
The HISTORY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES collection includes books from the British Library digitised by Microsoft. This collection provides histories and analyses of society, culture, education, crime, and family life. Providing a unique perspective of everyday life in the 18th and 19th centuries, readers of these works can study earlier developments that formed our modern society.
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 […]
The College of American Pathologists (CAP) Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Gynecologic Cytology (PAP) has existed for 18 years as an educational and laboratory accreditation activity for pathologists and cytotechnologists. (1-3) When the CAP Gynecologic Cytology Proficiency Testing Program (PAP PT) received approval in 2006 from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the best-performing, statistically […]
Urine cytology specimens are commonly encountered in daily practice and include voided/catheterized urines and washings from the bladder, ureters, and renal pelvis. Cytologic examination of urine specimens is often the initial step for bladder cancer screening and diagnosis. However, there is a wide range in the sensitivity and specificity in the diagnosis of low-grade versus […]
This project addressed reliability of judgments made from modified barium swallow (MBS) studies. The specific intent was to minimize potential difficulties in the interpretation of the findings by limiting the focus of the judges and the types of judgments to be made. Ten speech-language pathologists (SLPs) viewed 10 single swallow videos, 1 from each of […]