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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Arbyn, M; Herbert, A; Schenck, U; Nieminen, P; Jordan, J; Mcgoogan, E; Patnick, J; Bergeron, C; Baldauf, JJ; Klinkhamer, P; Bulten, J; Martin-Hirsch, P 
Title:
European guidelines for quality assurance in cervical cancer screening: recommendations for collecting samples for conventional and liquid-based cytology. 
Abstract:
The current paper presents an annex in the second edition of the European Guidelines for Quality Assurance in Cervical Cancer Screening. It provides guidance on how to make a satisfactory conventional Pap smear or a liquid-based cytology (LBC) sample. Practitioners taking samples for cytology should first explain to the woman the purpose, the procedure and how the result will be communicated. Three sampling methods are considered as acceptable for preparing conventional Pap smears: (i) the cervi...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Cytopathology 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
18 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
133-9 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0956-5507 
TUM Institution:
r Allgemeine Pathologie und pathologische Anatomie