Chemical agents used for anesthesia have been identified as triggering agents for MH. Heat and exercise intolerance may be a sign of MH susceptibility. Succinylcholine, Halothane, Sevoflurane and Desflurane are anesthetic agents noted statistically significant as triggers of MH. The risk increases when these agents are combined. A study in New York State from 2001 to 2005 found MH prevalence in males 2.5 to 4.5 times more than females.
BPM offers a target simulation course to prepare you and your team to respond with purpose and speed when faced with a malignant hyperthermia situation. In this course students will;
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Code Response Training We have two short questions for you. How often does your facility or department train for a cardiac arrest event? Once every two years in CPR recertification?Every
Capnography If you are like most Montana providers we know, you probably have heard of capnography and it's many uses, but it may not be part of your daily practice