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Is Surgery Safe in Georgia Hospitals?
Eighteen neurological surgery patients in North Carolina may have been exposed to a fatal brain disease because of hospital error. On January 18, 2014, a patient with Creutzfeldt – Jakob disease (CJD) underwent surgery at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center in Winston Salem. The instruments used in the CJD patient’s surgery were not properly sanitized […]