1. I would like information/policy on CJD interoperativly. Help!
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  3. by   Regina
    I've been am operating room nurse for many years. Tell me what does CJD stand for?
  4. by   ktab
    CJD - is Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, a Prion disease, which affects the brain. "Mad Cow Disease" is also a Prion disease.

  5. by   passionate
    What kind of information are you specifically looking for? Intraoperative?
  6. by   BloodNGuts
    I don't know the specific policies for handling CJD but do know that they are very detailed and complicated. You should consult AORN for this one.
  7. by   EricJRN
    Just a heads-up that the original post is nearly nine years old.