AUTOPSY PERFORMANCE & REPORTING, 2ND EDITION - PUB114
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Kim A. Collins, MD, FCAP
Grover M. Hutchins, MD, FCAP

This comprehensive text is for seasoned autopsy pathologists and those who may not deal with autopsies on a regular basis. Prepared by the CAP Autopsy Committee, Autopsy Performance & Reporting covers an introduction to the autopsy, preautopsy and administration, autopsy safety, autopsy performance, autopsy reporting, and quality control/quality assurance. Also covered are specialized autopsies, procedures for specific organs and anatomic systems, cause of death, and standardized reporting formats.

Contents include:

  • CAP documents pertaining to the autopsy
  • Organ and tissue procurement, and evaluation of transplant recipients
  • High-risk autopsy cases
  • Maternal, perinatal, and pediatric autopsy
  • Examination of the placenta
  • Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
  • Ancillary studies
  • Embalmed or exhumed remains
  • Quality assurance

Contents (PDF, 71 K)
Sample pages (PDF, 25 K)

Softcover; 405 pages; 40+ tables and figures; 2003
ISBN: 0-930304-78-0

Comments:

Autopsy Performance & Reporting
has the edge on information for before and after the autopsy. Each department of pathology should include this book in its reference library.

Seth L. Haber, MD, FCAP

Emeritus Professor of Pathology, Stanford University, Stanford, California





Non-Member Price:   $95.00  
 
Member Price:  $76.00   

Autopsy Performance & Reporting is a comprehensive text for both seasoned autopsy pathologists and those who may not perform autopsies on a regular basis. Prepared by the CAP Autopsy Committee, the text covers an introduction to the autopsy, preautopsy and administration, autopsy safety, autopsy performance, autopsy reporting, and quality control/quality assurance. Includes information on specialized autopsies, procedures for specific organs and systems, cause of death, and standardized reporting formats.