Module - Principles and Practice of Cervical Cytology and Diagnostic Cytopathology (Competency 7)


Competency information

Produce a basic interpretative report on cytopathology investigations

Knowledge and skills you might demonstrate


  • The information to be included in an interpretative report.
  • How to construct an interpretative report and the format required for presentation.
  • Limits of responsibility in the authorisation and issue of interpretative reports.
  • Clinical conditions that may require urgent action and how to instigate such action.
  • Normal and abnormal results and their significance to the clinical question or condition.