journal cover

National Variability in Prion Disease-Related Safety Policies for Neurologic Procedures

The Neurohospitalist

Oct 1, 2019

Katherine WerbanethCarl A Gold

Get paper from

Abstract

Prion diseases are fatal neurodegenerative disorders that can be transmitted via contact with infective tissue. Variability in hospital safety policies related to prion disease may place health-care workers at risk. We sought to assess variability of safety policies related to prion dis...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Unlisted Neurological or Neuromuscular Diagnostic Procedure
United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
National Area
Operative Surgical Procedures
Neurosurgical Procedures
Neurodegenerative Disorders
World Health Organization
Health Care
Decontamination
Neurology Speciality
Paper Details
References
  • References
  • Citations
  • finger pointing at paper

    References currently unavailable

    We're still populating references for this paper, please check back later.
  • References
  • Citations
  • quote and clock

    No citations available

    This paper may not have been cited yet.

National Variability in Prion Disease-Related Safety Policies for Neurologic Procedures

The Neurohospitalist

Oct 1, 2019

Katherine WerbanethCarl A Gold

PMID: 31534612

DOI: 10.1177/1941874419846338

Abstract

Prion diseases are fatal neurodegenerative disorders that can be transmitted via contact with infective tissue. Variability in hospital safety policies related to prion disease may place health-care workers at risk. We sought to assess variability of safety policies related to prion dis...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Unlisted Neurological or Neuromuscular Diagnostic Procedure
United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
National Area
Operative Surgical Procedures
Neurosurgical Procedures
Paper Details
References
  • References
  • Citations
  • finger pointing at paper

    References currently unavailable

    We're still populating references for this paper, please check back later.
  • References
  • Citations
  • quote and clock

    No citations available

    This paper may not have been cited yet.

Get paper from

/papers/national-variability-in-prion-disease-related/31534612