Episode 18: Malignant Hyperthermia - It's Getting Hot In Here

Episode Summary

In this episode of the APEX Live Anesthesia Podcast, we’ll discuss one of the anesthetic crises we all learned about in anesthesia school…malignant hyperthermia. We’ll talk about how to recognize MH, and most importantly, how to manage this emergency if it ever happens to you!

 

What You'll Learn

  • What is the genetic defect that leads to MH susceptibility?
  • How can you identify MH in the operating room?
  • Which tests can confirm the diagnosis of MH?
  • What are the specific treatments and medications needed to manage MH successfully?

 

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Podcast music by Eino Toivanen, kongano.com

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