Journal Article

Decimal numbers and safe interpretation of clinical pathology results.

Sinnott M, Eley R, Steinle V, Boyde M, Trenning L, Dimeski G. Journal of clinical pathology. 2014;67:179-81.

According to this study, although most clinicians and medical laboratory staff reported having no difficulty with interpreting decimal numbers, many had trouble understanding pathology results. This finding underscores the need for clear and standardized reporting to ensure correct interpretation of
test results.