How can you tell if you have malignant hyperthermia?

Answer The only way to get malignant hyperthermia is (1) have the genes and (2) get a drug called succinylcholine, which is used to paralyze muscles for surgery.

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When treating hyperthermia, what should one never do?

The answer is D. You can give them water and other fluids such as juices ( no caffeine or alcohol) but it needs to be room temp or cool. Ice water takes longer to circulate through the system.

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