Virtual microscopy and digital pathology in training and education

@article{Hamilton2012VirtualMA,
  title={Virtual microscopy and digital pathology in training and education},
  author={Peter Hamilton and Yinhai Wang and Stephen McCullough},
  journal={APMIS},
  year={2012},
  volume={120}
}
Traditionally, education and training in pathology has been delivered using textbooks, glass slides and conventional microscopy. Over the last two decades, the number of web‐based pathology resources has expanded dramatically with centralized pathological resources being delivered to many students simultaneously. Recently, whole slide imaging technology allows glass slides to be scanned and viewed on a computer screen via dedicated software. This technology is referred to as virtual microscopy… 
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