Malignant Hyperthermia

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Lecture Overview

In this informative discussion, Sue Querruel continues her series on perioperative nursing with an insight into one of the most feared surgical consequences - malignant hyperthermia. This potentially fatal condition occurs rarely but is a critical medical emergency when it does. There are however 3 signs, that when observed together, can only be MH. Learn what they are, and how you can spot this condition before it progresses to dire consequences.
Details
CPD12m of CPD
First Published07 May 2017
Updated07 May 2017
Expires
22 May 2018
Learning Tools
Topics
Perianaesthesia Nursing
Perioperative Nursing
Medication Safety
Medications
Anatomy and Physiology