Houston Methodist Academic Institute

Myasthenia Gravis Crisis: Do’s and Don’ts

Myasthenia gravis (MG) is characterized by fluctuating muscle weakness and fatigue of different muscle groups of the body, including ocular, bulbar, and skeletal muscles of the proximal limbs. Myasthenic crisis is a complication of MG characterized by worsening muscle weakness, resulting in respiratory failure that requires intubation and mechanical ventilation. This event presents the epidemiology, pathogenesis, and management of myasthenia gravis, focusing on the management of myasthenic crisis in the hospital setting.           

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Wednesday, April 24 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Virtual Event
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Webinar

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Livestream Video

Continuing Education Credit

CME, Other CE

Category

Grand Rounds

Department & Center
Neurological Institute
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#Grand Rounds

Speaker

Darine Kassar, M.D.

Contact Email

mplall@houstonmethodist.org

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