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Demand for histopathology in focus

Demand for histopathology in focus

Only 3% of NHS histopathology departments have enough staff to meet clinical demand, according to a workforce census published recently by The Royal College of Pathologists (RCPath). Meeting pathology demand focused on the histopathology workforce, and highlights the intense pressures that histopathologists face from increased workloads, such as new NHS screening programmes and the introduction of more complex work as personalised medicine develops.

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UK NEQAS: coordinating  point-of-care testing

UK NEQAS: coordinating point-of-care testing

Point-of-care testing is vitally important in many areas of 21st-century healthcare, and requires medical laboratory overview to ensure a safe an efficient service. External quality assessment is an important aspect of this assurance, as this report illustrates.

Serological infectious  diseases: a solution that  meets a gap in the market

Serological infectious diseases: a solution that meets a gap in the market

Jamie Laughlin explores the benefits of a novel, innovative solution for serological infectious diseases testing recently introduced at South West London Pathology, part of St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

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