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Digital Pathology Workflow Implementation at IPATIMUP

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Pathology Laboratory, Institute of Molecular Pathology and Immunology, University of Porto, 4200-135 Porto, Portugal
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i3S—Instituto de Investigação e Inovação em Saúde & Pathology Department of Medical Faculty, University of Porto, 4200-135 Porto, Portugal
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Academic Editor: Anna Crescenzi
Diagnostics 2021, 11(11), 2111; https://doi.org/10.3390/diagnostics11112111
Received: 14 October 2021 / Revised: 10 November 2021 / Accepted: 11 November 2021 / Published: 15 November 2021
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Digital Pathology: Records of Successful Implementations)
The advantages of the digital methodology are well known. In this paper, we provide a detailed description of the process for the digital transformation of the pathology laboratory at IPATIMUP, the major modifications that operate throughout the processing pipeline, and the advantages of its implementation. The model of digital workflow implementation at IPATIMUP demonstrates that careful planning and adoption of simple measures related to time, space, and sample management can be adopted by any pathology laboratory to achieve higher quality and easy digital transformation. View Full-Text
Keywords: digital pathology; workflow; telepathology; implementation digital pathology; workflow; telepathology; implementation
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Eloy, C.; Vale, J.; Curado, M.; Polónia, A.; Campelos, S.; Caramelo, A.; Sousa, R.; Sobrinho-Simões, M. Digital Pathology Workflow Implementation at IPATIMUP. Diagnostics 2021, 11, 2111. https://doi.org/10.3390/diagnostics11112111

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Eloy C, Vale J, Curado M, Polónia A, Campelos S, Caramelo A, Sousa R, Sobrinho-Simões M. Digital Pathology Workflow Implementation at IPATIMUP. Diagnostics. 2021; 11(11):2111. https://doi.org/10.3390/diagnostics11112111

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Eloy, Catarina, João Vale, Mónica Curado, António Polónia, Sofia Campelos, Ana Caramelo, Rui Sousa, and Manuel Sobrinho-Simões. 2021. "Digital Pathology Workflow Implementation at IPATIMUP" Diagnostics 11, no. 11: 2111. https://doi.org/10.3390/diagnostics11112111

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