Sterilization issues in vCJD--towards a consensus: meeting between the Central Sterilizing Club and Hospital Infection Society. 12th September 2000.

@article{Spencer2002SterilizationII,
  title={Sterilization issues in vCJD--towards a consensus: meeting between the Central Sterilizing Club and Hospital Infection Society. 12th September 2000.},
  author={Robert C. Spencer and Geoff L Ridgway},
  journal={The Journal of hospital infection},
  year={2002},
  volume={51 3},
  pages={168-74}
}
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease first described by Jakob in 1921, is one of four transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs) found in man. The others being Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Syndrome, Kuru (associated with cannibalism in Papua New Guinea) and Fatal Familial Insomnia. TSEs are rare, fatal neurogenerative diseases that cause degeneration of the… CONTINUE READING