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Cytology QA Compendium Glossary
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|high risk definitions|
posted on: Thu 28 of Jul, 2005 11:00
The requisition requirements for "high risk" information include "indication of whether the patient had a...
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|Histogram||A graphical depiction of variation in a set of data. A histogram lets people see patterns that are difficult to detect in a simple table of numbers.
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|medical record||A medical record, health record, or medical chart is a systematic documentation of a patient's medical history and care. The term 'Medical record' ...
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|meta-analysis||In statistics, a meta-analysis combines the results of several studies that address a set of related research hypotheses.
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|Pareto Chart||A graphic tool for ranking causes from most significant to least significant. It’s named for economist Vilfredo Pareto, who said most effects come ...
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|Quality Assurance||"...the practice of assessing performance in all steps of the laboratory testing cycle including pre-analytic, analytic, and post-analytic phases t...
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|Quality Control||"...is an integral component of quality assurance and is the aggregate of processes and techniques to detect, reduce, and correct deficiencies in a...
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|Quality Improvement||"...is the practice of continuously assessing and adjusting performance using statistically and scientifically accepted procedures."
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|Scatter diagrams||A graphic technique for analyzing the relationship between two variables. Two sets of data are plotted as dots on a graph: Patterns in how the dots...
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