Notice! Confluence will be undergoing system maintenance on Mondays from 5pm to 7pm. During this time the system may be unavailable.
- NEJM Video
- CJD: If you are doing an LP on a patient in whom you suspect CJD, please call infection control (pager 30032, available 24/7) todiscuss handling of the CSF in the lab and disposal of the spinal needle, tubing, manometer, and other material that are in contact with the CSF.
When IR does the procedure they should also be in contact with infection control.