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Manager's Guide to Surgery's Ambulatory Anesthesia - July 2015

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2 4 S U P P L E M E N T T O O U T P A T I E N T S U R G E R Y M A G A Z I N E J U LY 2 0 1 5 A s the medical director of the Malignant Hyperthermia Association of the United States' 24-hour emergency hotline (800-644-9737), I've fielded every inquiry imaginable about the potentially fatal inherited disorder that can strike without warning. To help you better prepare for an MH episode, here are answers to the questions I'm asked most frequently. 1. What 's the biggest key to emergency-response success? Being prepared is the most important thing. First, make sure you have a well- 6 Things MH Experts Want You to Know The MHAUS hotline medical director answers your most pressing questions. z MOCK DRILL The best way to be prepared for an MH emergency? Mock drills, says Ron Litman, DO, medical director of the MHAUS hotline. Ron Litman, DO Philadelphia, Pa.

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