First hundred cases of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: retrospective case note review of early psychiatric and neurological features.

@article{Spencer2002FirstHC,
  title={First hundred cases of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: retrospective case note review of early psychiatric and neurological features.},
  author={Michael D. Spencer and Richard S. G. Knight and Robert George Will},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2002},
  volume={324 7352},
  pages={1479-82}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the early psychiatric and neurological features of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. DESIGN Cohort study. SETTING National surveillance system for Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in the United Kingdom. PARTICIPANTS The first 100 cases of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease identified in the United Kingdom. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES The timing and nature of early psychiatric and neurological symptoms in variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. RESULTS The early stages of variant… CONTINUE READING

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