Reporting

The written pathology report is the most important means of communication between the pathologist and referring medical doctor. It is part of the patient’s permanent health record, and interprets the investigation in the clinical context.

Essentials to high quality patient care
  • The appropriate construction

  • Clarity

  • Clinical focus of a pathology report

Standard Reporting Structure, Customized Style

To minimize variation between reports our pathologists use a standard reporting structure based on ESP guidelines.