Are routine superficial cultures worth while in neonatal practice?

G P Fox, T A Clarke, T G Matthews
1988 BMJ (Clinical Research Edition)  
This was confirmed when he was no longer exposed to the chemical and his symptoms improved. People susceptible to malignant hyperthermia can lead a normal life provided that they take certain precautions, which include avoiding inappropriate anaesthetic agents and neuroleptic drugs and not taking severe exercise in hot conditions. Avoiding occupational exposure to halogenated hydrocarbons such as bromochlorodifluoromethane should be added to the list as these may cause rhabdomyolysis. 1
more » ... gh MA. Heat stroke and malignant hyperpyrexia. MedjAust 1982;1:204-5. 2 Denborough MA, Collins SP, Hopkinson KC. Rhabdomyolysis and malignant hyperpyrexia.
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