By Jan P. A. Baak M.D., Ph.D., Jan Oort M.D., Ph.D. (auth.)
Read Online or Download A Manual of Morphometry in Diagnostic Pathology PDF
Best pathology books
The choicest for asbestos clinical litigation info
An creation to Human disorder: Pathology and Pathophysiology Correlations, 9th version offers scholars with a transparent and well-illustrated rationalization of the structural and sensible adjustments linked to disorder, the scientific manifestations of affliction, and the way to figure out therapy. perfect for Pathology, Pathophysiology, or Human sickness classes, the 1st a part of the textual content offers with common options and with illnesses affecting the physique as a complete.
The invention that a similar or comparable peptides are found in endocrine cells and in neurons is likely one of the most fun and provocative contemporary advancements in biology. all of sudden neurophysiologists and endocrinologists have chanced on that they have got very much to debate with one another. elements initially remoted as hypothalamic hormones develop into abundantly found in neurons of different components of the mind and in endocrine cells and neurons of the intestine and pancreas.
Through the global, sonography is frequently the 1st and occasionally the one imaging modality for use after medical exam. this is often fairly real for the cervical sector. This ebook studies the sonographic gains of the cervical constructions, together with the thyroid, parathyroids, salivary glands, lymph nodes, larynx and hypopharynx, and blood vessels.
- Molecular Genetic Pathology
- Molecular Pathology Protocols
- Lower Genital Tract Precancer: Colposcopy, Pathology and Treatment, 2nd edition
- Blood—Brain Barrier: Drug Delivery and Brain Pathology
- Brain Tumors: Biology, Pathology and Clinical References
Extra info for A Manual of Morphometry in Diagnostic Pathology
Four sets of 10 (or 25 if required) high power fields should be counted and the maximum number in anyone set used. 5. Only definite mitotic figures should be counted, doubtful structures should be excluded. 14 where the number of mitotic figures is expressed per 1000 nuclei. At present, counting of mitotic figures is subjective. However, if the abovementioned criteria ;:lIe used and the measures mentioned are taken in counting mitotic figures, the "human" factor in causing discrepancies has largely been excluded, and a high reproducibility has been found (Baak et aI, 1982).
Computer-oriented approaches to pattern recognition. Mathematics in science and engineering, vol. 83, Academic Press, New York. E. (1978). Basic principles of ROC analyses. Semin. , 8, 283-298. G. P. (1980). The threshold approach to clinical decision making. N. Engl. J. Med. 302, 1109-1117. G. A. (1981). Nine-cell diagnostic decision matrix. Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 75, 769-772. I. G. (1981). Pathology and probabilities. A new approach to interpreting and reporting biopsies. N. Engl. I. Med. 305, 917-923.
4 Decision Rules Of course, the higher the efficiency, sensitivity, specificity and predictive value of a positive and negative result the better the diagnostic power of a certain feature. 2, single features often show a considerable overlap (hence misclassifications). The investigation and analysis of more than one feature may help to improve the distinction between different groups. The different features may then be arranged in a certain sequence, or combination, to discriminate between groups and to make a decision in a given case.