Search tips
Search criteria 


Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1973 January; 66(1 Pt 1): 63–66.
PMCID: PMC1644366

Clinical and Genetic Aspects of Malignant Hyperpyrexia

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (651K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

Selected References

These references are in PubMed. This may not be the complete list of references from this article.
  • Britt BA, Kalow W. Malignant hyperthermia: a statistical review. Can Anaesth Soc J. 1970 Jul;17(4):293–315. [PubMed]
  • Britt BA, Locher WG, Kalow W. Hereditary aspects of malignant hyperthermia. Can Anaesth Soc J. 1969 Mar;16(2):89–98. [PubMed]
  • Denborough MA, Ebeling P, King JO, Zapf P. Myopathy and malignant hyperpyrexia. Lancet. 1970 May 30;1(7657):1138–1140. [PubMed]
  • DENBOROUGH MA, FORSTER JF, LOVELL RR, MAPLESTONE PA, VILLIERS JD. Anaesthetic deaths in a family. Br J Anaesth. 1962 Jun;34:395–396. [PubMed]
  • Ellis FR, Harriman DG, Keaney NP, Kyei-Mensah K, Tyrrell JH. Halothane-induced muscle contracture as a cause of hyperpyrexia. Br J Anaesth. 1971 Jul;43(7):721–722. [PubMed]
  • Hall LW, Woolf N, Bradley JW, Jolly DW. Unusual reaction to suxamethonium chloride. Br Med J. 1966 Nov 26;2(5525):1305–1305. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Woolf N, Hall L, Thorne C, Down M, Walker R. Serum creatine phosphokinase levels in pigs reacting abnormally to halogenated anaesthetics. Br Med J. 1970 Aug 15;3(5719):386–387. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Isaacs H, Barlow MB. Malignant hyperpyrexia during anaesthesia: possible association with subclinical myopathy. Br Med J. 1970 Jan 31;1(5691):275–277. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Kyei-Mensah K, Lockwood R, Tyrrell JH, Willett IH. Malignant hyperpyrexia: a study of a family. Case report. Br J Anaesth. 1971 Aug;43(8):811–813. [PubMed]
  • Larard DG, Rice CP, Robinson R, Spencer RW, Westhead RA. Malignant hyperthermia: a study of an affected family. Br J Anaesth. 1972 Jan;44(1):93–96. [PubMed]
  • Reske-Nielsen E, Kratholm S. Malignant hyperthermia. A fatal case provoked by anaesthesia in asymptomatic encephalitis? Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 1971 Dec;15(4):319–324. [PubMed]
  • Steers AJ, Tallack JA, Thompson DE. Fulminating hyperpyrexia during anaesthesia in a member of a myopathic family. Br Med J. 1970 May 9;2(5705):341–343. [PMC free article] [PubMed]

Articles from Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine are provided here courtesy of Royal Society of Medicine Press