Title

Diagnostic Accuracy Of CSF 14-3-3 Protein In Sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

October 2, 2012

Document Type

Guideline

External Publication Status

Published

Country of Publication

US

Document Objectives

To assess the available evidence for the diagnostic accuracy of CSF testing for protein 14-3-3 in patients with suspected sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (sCJD).

Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Adult, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Hospice, Hospital, Outpatient

Scope

Assessment and screening, Diagnosis, Management

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D007562 - Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome

Keywords

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, subacute spongiform encephalopathy, CJD

Source Citation

Evidence-based guideline: Diagnostic accuracy of CSF 14-3-3 protein in sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. Report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. Taim Muayqil, Gary Gronseth, Richard Camicioli. Neurology Oct 2012, 79 (14) 1499-1506; DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e31826d5fc3