Dental treatment and risk of variant CJD - a case control study

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Everington, D.; Smith, A.J.; Ward, H.J.T.; Letters, S.; Will, R.G.; Bagg, J.;
(2007)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Subject: RK
    mesheuropmc: nervous system diseases | stomatognathic diseases | mental disorders | stomatognathic system

Abstract\ud Objective: Knowledge of risk factors for variant CJD (vCJD) remains limited, but transmission of prion proteins via re-useable medical devices, including dental instruments, or enhanced susceptibility following trauma to the oral cavity is a concern. This st... View more
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