Quantcast

Latest American Society for Clinical Pathology Stories

2012-03-15 17:01:53

Recommendations aim to reduce harms without reducing benefits of screening The American Cancer Society (ACS), the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP), and the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) have released new guidelines for the prevention and early detection of cervical cancer. The guidelines generally advise a reduction in the number of tests women get over their lifetime to better ensure that they receive the benefits of testing while minimizing...

2011-10-19 13:56:40

Recommendations aim to reduce risk without reducing benefits of screening The American Cancer Society (ACS), the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP), and the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) have proposed new guidelines for the prevention and early detection of cervical cancer. The proposed guidelines, which are now posted for public comment, generally advise that women reduce the number of tests they get over their lifetime to better ensure that...

2011-04-11 08:00:00

DEERFIELD, Ill., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics (NYSE: SI) announced today it has awarded $125,000 in scholarships to the nation's top students of medical laboratory science, representing 44 states. Since its inception in 2003, the Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Scholarship Program, administered by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP), has awarded more than $1.25 million in scholarships to medical laboratory students. ASCP received a record...

2010-03-16 08:00:00

DEERFIELD, Ill., March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As part of the continuing effort to address the critical workforce shortage facing clinical laboratories, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics today announced it has awarded over $120,000 in scholarships to the nation's top medical laboratory students. More than $1.25 million in scholarships have been awarded to medical laboratory students since the scholarship program launched in 2003. (Logo:...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
Related