Beyond Diagnostic Error! Tips for Avoiding the Medicolegal Morass in Cytopathology
Barbara A. Crothers, DO, FCAP
Presentation date: August 28, 2012; Expires August 28, 2015
Everyone is aware of the medicolegal impact of a false negative Pap test, and cytologists implement quality assurance practices to minimize these errors. There are other situations that can lead to malpractice and we will examine ways that these practices can be identified and errors prevented.