Anatomical Pathology

Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic

Proficiency testing for laboratories and pathologists reporting oral and maxillofacial histopathology. Educational resource for other laboratories and trainees.

Catalogue Number

13210102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

1

Cases/samples per survey

10

Sample Type

Stained sections are provided as virtual microscope slide images in the myQAP portal. USBs can be purchased separately.

Schedule

March

Measurand/Test

Oral and Maxillofacial Histopathology

Product details last updated on August 20, 2020

Paediatric Diagnostic

Proficiency testing for laboratories and pathologists reporting paediatric pathology. Educational resource for other laboratories and trainees.

Catalogue Number

13220102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

1

Cases/samples per survey

10

Sample Type

Stained sections are provided as virtual microscope slide images in the myQAP portal. USBs can be purchased separately.

Schedule

July

Measurand/Test

Paediatric Histopathology

Product details last updated on August 19, 2020

ROS1 Translocation for non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC)

Proficiency testing for laboratories staining ROS1 immunohistochemistry. Proficiency testing for laboratories interpreting ROS1 translocation.

What's new

New Program

Catalogue Number

13360102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

1

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Unstained formalin fixed paraffin sections comprising of composite tissue block to be stained/processed/interpreted for ROS1.

Schedule

August

Measurand/Test

ROS1

Storage and Handling

Room temperature

Additional Comments

This program is under development and currently not covered under the scope of accreditation by NATA.


Product details last updated on September 23, 2020

Technical Frozen Section

Proficiency testing for histopathology laboratories performing the frozen section procedure.

Catalogue Number

13230102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

1

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Participants submit a stained and coverslipped section on a glass slide for assessment of block/section preparation and staining.

Schedule

February

Measurand/Test

Frozen section

Storage and Handling

Freezing, sectioning and staining of fresh tissue

Product details last updated on July 31, 2020

Technical General

Proficiency testing for laboratories performing general histopathology processes.

Catalogue Number

13240102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

3

Cases/samples per survey

1-2

Sample Type

Unstained formalin fixed paraffin sections are provided for most exercises. Unstained tissue sections are submitted by participants for the Processing and Sectioning exercise

Schedule

February, April, August

Measurand/Test

H&E, Processing and Sectioning, Reticulin, Copper staining

Storage and Handling

Room temperature

Product details last updated on August 20, 2020

Urology Diagnostic

Proficiency testing for laboratories and pathologists reporting urological pathology. Educational resource for other laboratories and trainees.

Catalogue Number

13280102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

1

Cases/samples per survey

10

Sample Type

Stained sections are provided as virtual microscope slide images in the myQAP portal. USBs can be purchased separately.

Schedule

August

Measurand/Test

Urological Histopathology

Product details last updated on August 19, 2020