Malignant hyperthermia in a trauma patient
Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants
Copyright © 2015 American Academy of Physician Assistants. Malignant hyperthermia is a life-threatening disorder caused by exposure to certain anesthetics. Prompt recognition and intervention is crucial. This article focuses on preoperative patient screening as well as perioperative and postoperative recognition and management.
Anesthesia, Dantrolene, End-tidal carbon dioxide, Malignant hyperthermia, Neuromuscular blockers, Volatile
Carpenter, Valerie; LaRiccia, Brenton; and Papadakos, Peter J., "Malignant hyperthermia in a trauma patient" (2015). Articles & Book Chapters. 251.