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24-HOUR MH HOTLINE

800-644-9737

FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY

24-HOUR MH HOTLINE: 800-644-9737
FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY

How To Be Prepared

How To Be Prepared

The following resources are provided towards prevention of and preparation/readiness for an MH episode:

Safe and Unsafe Anesthetics
Safe and Unsafe Anesthetics

A comprehensive list of anesthetics that are safe for MH susceptible patients, and those that are known triggers for MH

Preparing the Anesthesia Machine for MHS Patients
Preparing the Anesthesia Machine for MHS Patients

Information on how to prepare an anesthesia machine for MH Susceptible patients

Post Operative Procedure
Post Operative Procedure

Excerpt taken from "Guide to Malignant Hyperthermia in an Anesthesia Setting, Preventing Malignant Hyperthermia"

Associated Conditions
Associated Conditions

MH itself is not usually associated with other serious medical problems, such as hypertension, diabetes or similar diseases. MH or MH-like events however, have occurred in patients with underlying muscle diseases, such as muscular dystrophy and myotonia.

Related:

Testing for Malignant Hyperthermia
Testing

Information on Genetic and Muscle Biopsy testing for MH.

FAQs: Stocking an MH Cart
FAQs: Stocking an MH Cart

A frequently asked questions category

Mock Drill Kit
Mock Drill Kit

MHAUS has taken the stress out of your MH Mock Drill planning process

Procedure Manuals
Procedure Manuals

See our full line of procedure manuals for Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Hospitals, and Office-Based Surgery Facilities

The mission of MHAUS is to promote optimum care and
scientific understanding of MH and related disorders.