Table of Contents

Introduction to Evidence-Based Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
Evidence-Based Pathology: A Stable Set of Principles for a Rapidly Evolving Specialty.
What Is Best Evidence in Pathology?.
Biostatistics 101.
Prognostication and Prediction in Anatomic Pathology: Carcinoma of the Breast as an Illustrative Model.
Principles of Classification and Diagnosis in Anatomic Pathology and the Inevitability of Problem Cases.
Evaluating Oncopathological Studies: The Need to Evaluate the Internal and External Validity of Study Results.
Power Analysis and Sample Sizes in Pathology Research.
Meta-Analysis: A Statistical Method to Integrate Information Provided by Different Studies.
Decision Analysis and Decision Support Systems in Anatomic Pathology.
Evidence-Based Approach to Evaluate Information Published in the Pathology Literature and Integrate It with Personal Experience.
Evidence-Based Cell Pathology Revisited: A Personal View.
Development of Evidence-Based Diagnostic Criteria and Prognostic/Predictive Models: Experience at Cedars Sinai Medical Cen.
Evaluation and Reduction of Diagnostic Errors in Pathology Using an Evidence-Based Approach.
Meta-Analysis 101 for Pathologists.
Evidence-Based Practices in Applied Immunohistochemistry: Dilemmas Caused by Cross-Purposes.
Evidence-Based Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in the Molecular Pathology Era: Transition of Tests from the Research Bench into Practice.
The Use of Decision Analysis Tools for the Selection of Clinical Laboratory Tests: Developing Diagnostic and Forecasting Models Using Laboratory Evidence.
Implementation and Benefits of Computerized Physician Order Entry and Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Support Systems.
Evidence-Based Pathology and Tort Law: How Do They Compare?