The documentary entitled “Maligne Hyperthermie und die Diagnose mit dem Muskelkontrakturtest” (malignant hyperthermia and the diagnosis with the muscle contraction test) by H.J. Dörflinger is now available on DVD.
The film shows the course of events, starting with the journey to the university hospital Basel, the conversation between physician and patient, anaesthetic preparations for the procedure, the muscle biopsy and the following stay on the intermediate care station. The documentary serves as a preparation for patients about to go through this procedure who wish to gain more information. The film language is German and no subtitles are available.
The dvd can be ordered online or by sending the corresponding form to our secretary. The form can be downloaded here.