“What Is Malignant Hyperthermia?”

  • Michio Morio
  • Hirosato Kikuchi
  • Osafumi Yuge
Conference paper


As the contents of this Free Discussion Session was to be transcribed from the tape recording and then become a part of the proceedings, the Chairperson requested at the outset that each speaker kindly give his name and affiliation. Unfortunately, not all gave their name as requested and therefore it was not possible to verify all the statements with the respective speakers. Thus, the organizers made editorial changes and identified speakers other than the chairpersons as A, B, C... and were not able to check the transcription with each of the speakers. However, utmost care has been exercised by the editors to ensure accuracy, but it is feared that the discussion made may not have necessarily been transcribed precisely.


Ryanodine Receptor Malignant Hyperthermia Temperature Monitoring Respiratory Acidosis Muscle Rigidity 
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© Springer-Verlag Tokyo 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michio Morio
    • 1
  • Hirosato Kikuchi
    • 2
  • Osafumi Yuge
    • 3
  1. 1.Chugoku Rosai General HospitalHiroshima UniversityKure, HiroshimaJapan
  2. 2.The First Department of AnesthesiologyToho University School of MedicineOhta-ku, Tokyo, 143Japan
  3. 3.Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care MedicineHiroshima University School of MedicineHiroshima, 734Japan

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