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    • Consistency of staining and reporting of oestrogen receptor immunocytochemistry within the European Union - an inter-laboratory study 

      Wells, CA; Sloane, JP; Coleman, D; Munt, C; Amendoeira, I; Apostolikas, N; Bellocq, JP; Bianchi, S; Boecker, W; Bussolati, G; Connolly, CE; Dervan, P; Drijkoningen, M; Ellis, IO; Elston, CW; Eusebi, V; Faverly, D; Heikkila, P; Holland, R; Jacquemier, J; Lacerda, M; Martinez-Penuela, J; De Miguel, C; Peterse, JL; Rank, F; Reiner, A; Saksela, E; Sigal-Zafrani, B; Sylvan, M; Borisch, B; Cserni, G; Decker, T; Kerner, H; Kulka, J; Regitnig, P; Sapino, A; Tanous, AM; Thorstenson, S; Zozaya, E; Screen, EWGB (SPRINGER, 2004-08)
      To assess the variability of oestrogen receptor (ER) testing using immunocytochemistry, centrally stained and unstained slides from breast cancers were circulated to the members of the European Working Group for Breast ...
    • Effects of a prostate awareness pilot on GP consultations and PSA requests 

      Melia, J; Coulson, P; Moss, S; Coleman, D (OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2010-02)
      Background. A Department of Health prostate awareness initiative, piloted in Coventry in 2006, promoted reporting of symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia, prostatitis and prostate cancer to GPs without causing sudden ...
    • Impact of a national external quality assessment scheme for breast pathology in the UK 

      Ellis, IO; Coleman, D; Wells, C; Kodikara, S; Paish, EM; Moss, S; Al-sam, S; Anderson, N; Bobrow, L; Buley, I; Connolly, CE; Dallimore, NS; Hales, S; Hanby, A; Humphreys, S; Knox, F; Lowe, J; Macartney, J; Nash, R; Parham, D; Patnick, J; Pinder, SE; Quinn, CM; Robertson, AJ; Shrimankar, J; Walker, RA; Winder, R (BMJ Publishing Group, 2006)
      Background: This article presents the results and observed effects of the UK National Health Service Breast Screening Programme (NHSBSP) external quality assurance scheme in breast histopathology. Aims/Methods: The major ...
    • Measuring interobserver variation in a pathology EQA scheme using weighted kappa for multiple readers 

      Wright, KC; Melia, J; Moss, S; Berney, DM; Coleman, D; Harnden, P (B M J PUBLISHING GROUP, 2011-12)
      Background A Urological Pathology External Quality Assurance (EQA) Scheme in the UK has reported observer variation in the diagnosis and grading of adenocarcinoma in prostatic biopsies using basic kappa statistics, which ...
    • The UK colorectal cancer screening pilot: results of the second round of screening in England 

      Weller, D; Coleman, D; Robertson, R; Butler, P; Melia, J; Campbell, C; Parker, R; Patnick, J; Moss, S (NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP, 2007-12-11)
      An evaluation of the second round of faecal occult blood ( FOB) screening in the English site of the UK Colorectal Cancer Screening Pilot ( comprising the Bowel Cancer Screening Pilot based in Rugby, general practices in ...