Prevention of DVT’s with Compression Wear When Flying
What is a DVT?
Deep vein thrombosis in the legs is basically a blood clot often caused by poor circulation causing the blood to form a clot. Often they are caused in hospital patients post operatively as they are resting in bed and not mobilising as much as normal. The other common time is with flying especially on long haul flights where people don’t get up and move about.
Signs & Symptoms
Symptoms can vary from none to pain and swelling in the ...