The following resources are provided towards prevention of and preparation/readiness for an MH episode:
A comprehensive list of anesthetics that are safe for MH susceptible patients, and those that are known triggers for MH
A comprehensive list what should be stocked on an MH Cart.
Information on how to prepare an anesthesia machine for MH Susceptible patients
Excerpt taken from "Guide to Malignant Hyperthermia in an Anesthesia Setting, Preventing Malignant Hyperthermia"
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.
Information on Genetic and Muscle Biopsy testing for MH.
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See our full line of procedure manuals for Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Hospitals, and Office-Based Surgery Facilities