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This Virtual Biopsy Program (VBP) activity features five cases in which you will review whole slide images of surgical specimens to diagnose diseases. Each case includes clinical history, specimen source information, diagnostic findings and/or other ancillary testing data, and a three-question assessment.
After completing this activity, you should be able to:
- Examine whole slide biopsy images from a variety of sites and establish the diagnosis by integration of clinical information and morphologic findings.
- Select appropriate ancillary studies to confirm the diagnosis.
- Recognize the diagnostic challenges of various disease entities based on biopsies.
- Use the program as a benchmark for diagnostic performance and source of information for quality improvement.
Lamé Balikani, MD, MPH, FCAP
Anne Bartels, MD, FCAP
Mojgan Hosseini, MD, FCAP
Taylor McAneney Jenkins, MD, FCAP
Vinita Parkash, MD, MBBS, MPH, FCAP
Lauren Schwartz, MD, FCAP
Stephen Smith, MD, FCAP
Accreditation: The College of American Pathologists (CAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CME Category 1: The College of American Pathologists designates this internet enduring material educational activity for a
maximum of 6.25
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This educational activity satisfies the requirement for the Improvement in Health and Healthcare (formerly known as Improvement in Medical Practice) Credit required by the American Board of Pathology’s (ABPath) Continuing Certification (CC) Program.
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College of American Pathologists
325 Waukegan Road
Northfield, IL 60093-2750
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Whole Slide Images
DigitalScope® is a web-based whole slide image (WSI) retrieval and viewing system. DigitalScope is supported with Microsoft Edge, Firefox 4.0 or later, Safari 3, Opera, and the latest versions of Google Chrome.
This activity and evaluation are available February 20, 2023, and expire February 19, 2024, at 11:59 PM (CT). Upon completion of the activity your credit will be awarded. Your certificate may be downloaded from your Transcript.