Breast biopsies: how accurate are pathologists’ findings?

“From 2011 to 2014 highly experienced pathologists from 8 states reviewed slides and the concordance of their readings was assessed. ” – Dr Geoffrey Modest reports ‘discordance in interpreting breast biopsies’ from findings (JAMA. 2015;313(11):1122-1132) in BMJ Blogs – Evidence Based Medicine. 23 March 2015.
‘Discordance in interpreting breast biopsies’.
http://blogs.bmj.com/ebm/2015/03/23/primary-care-corner-with-geoffrey-modest-md-discordance-in-interpreting-breast-biopsies/

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