Freeman Hospital, Osteo-articular Histology Laboratory, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
As part of the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, the Freeman Hospital delivers a wide range of advanced, patient-focused healthcare to patients from Newcastle, the North East and beyond. The services at the Freeman Hospital range from general surgery, hip and knee replacement and digital hearing aids, through to the latest developments in restoring hearing or treating complex liver, pancreatic and kidney diseases.
Article15. Sep 2007 Institutes: Royal Victoria Infirmary, Biopsy Laboratory, Histopathology Department, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, Freeman Hospital, Osteo-articular Histology Laboratory, Newcastle upon Tyne, UKXylene-free processing (XFP) was evaluated over several months using the Leica Microsystems PelorisTM tissue processor. The criteria selected pre evaluation were processed block quality, microtomy properties, stained section quality, duration of processing, running costs, user-friendliness and…