Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity Among Workers at Kanye Seventh-Day Adventist Hospital, Botswana (Student Paper) (Report)

Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity Among Workers at Kanye Seventh-Day Adventist Hospital, Botswana (Student Paper) (Report)

Metabolic syndrome (MS) is a set of disorders including central obesity, raised fasting blood glucose (FBG) levels, elevated serum triglycerides (TG), low high-density lipoprotein (HDL) values and high blood pressure (HBP). Other definitions include impaired plasma insulin regulation and body mass index (BMI) changes. (1) Whichever definition is used, the presence of MS is associated […]

Resident Preparation for Practice: A White Paper from the College of American Pathologists and Association of Pathology Chairs (Special Article) (Report)

Resident Preparation for Practice: A White Paper from the College of American Pathologists and Association of Pathology Chairs (Special Article) (Report)

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Pathology’s future depends on training pathologists who are as facile with new technologies as they are with the microscope. Trainees must absorb, assimilate, and be ready to apply an unprecedented breadth of scientific and technologic knowledge and concepts and apply these skills as part of the patient treatment team. During the past decade, […]