The accuracy of urinary cytology in daily practice (pages 118–128)
Sheldon Bastacky, Stacey Ibrahim, Sharon P. Wilczynski and William M. Murphy
Version of Record online: 10 NOV 2000 | DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0142(19990625)87:3<118::AID-CNCR4>3.0.CO;2-N
A multicenter, retrospective review of the diagnostic yield of urinary cytology reporting in daily practice in three practice settings confirms its efficacy as the primary pathologic screening and surveillance modality for high grade urinary bladder carcinoma. Pathologists' interpretative skills are improved and diagnostic thresholds are optimized through intradepartmental quality assurance reviews.