Group Name: Malignant Hyperthermia Investigation Unit
Description: The Malignant Hyperthermia Investigation Unit (MHIU), at Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada has worked on providing care and diagnostic testing to Malignant Hyperthermia patients. The Perioperative Interactive Education (PIE) group is a team of medical artists and researchers dedicated to creating visually-based aids for medical teaching.
Their mission is:
- To advise and provide resources to increase knowledge of MH among Canadian health practitioners and patients,
- Act as a referral center to assess “at risk individuals” and provide them with genetic counseling, genetic testing, and CHCT testing,
- To create and maintain an MH registry of the Canadian MH population,
- And to perform scientific research on MH.
Where: Toronto General Hospital | 200 Elizabeth St. Rm. ES3-323 | Toronto, ON M5G 2C4
When: Call for more information.
Contact: 416-340-3128 | pie.med.utoronto.ca