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The preferred beta-blocker in the management of thyroid storm is .
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A 55-year-old woman is being evaluated one day following an appendectomy. Her temperature is 40.0°C (104°F), pulse is 145/min, respirations are 22/min, and blood pressure is 120/75 mm Hg. She becomes progressively agitated and is not oriented to time, person, or place. Her skin is moist and warm. She has a history of hyperthyroidism and atrial fibrillation. Which of the following medications is most appropriate to administer now?