About Malignant Hyperthermia Association of the United States
The Malignant Hyperthermia Association of the United States (MHAUS) is a non-profit, voluntary organization dedicated to reducing morbidity and mortality from malignant hyperthermia (MH). It seeks to improve the medical care of people susceptible to malignant hyperthermia and provide support information for people with this uncommon disorder. It also seeks to improve scientific understanding of MH and promote ongoing medical research on this disorder and related ones. Educational materials produced by MHAUS include brochures; a booklet, “Understanding MH”; an in-service video; a quarterly newsletter; MH procedure manuals for hospital and office-based surgeries; and a directory of MH muscle biopsy and molecular genetic testing locations in North America.