Keys to the Cart: April 17, 2017

published 2 years ago by Ed Nemergut and Robert Thiele (presented by the IARS)

Malignant hyperthermia: Periop mgmt; Malignant hyperthermia: Signs; Malignant hyperthermia: Associated disorders

And we are back welcome to another exciting edition of keys to the car a weekly openness is a podcast where we were review several IT key words in just a couple of minutes. My name is doctor alley battle and I'm an anesthesiologist at the university of Virginia. Returning again this week is one of the residents here you be a doctor dance mat Hey Dan are you ready to unlock some knowledge. I sure am thanks for having me on the show again. Great and what key words have you brought for us today. Well there is one cure that is pertence almost every anesthetic case and that is malignant hyperthermia. It also happens to be one of the few disasters related specifically to anesthesiology. That's a good 1 and 1 that everyone should be familiar with. But thankfully we don't see it very often the O. R. before we get too far into it let's review some of the basics. Sounds good will start with how contraction of the muscle occurs. When a nicotinic acetylcholine receptor in the neuromuscular junction is ...

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