Chronic Venous Insufficiency: Venous Stasis Ulceration; Post Phlebitic Syndrome. Stasis ulceration (SU) can be a serious debilitating and challenging condition for life. The reason for developing SU is that blood, that the heart pumped down the legs via the arteries, is not returning properly back to the heart via the leg veins.Read More
Leg veins blood clots after long-haul flights. The economy/coach class syndrome and their prevention.
Leg Veins blood clots after long-haul flights: The "Economy/coach Class Syndrome". [caption id="attachment_1086" align="alignleft" width="294"] Blood clot formation[/caption] In the last decade there has been a lot of scientific and media interest on the risks of deep leg vein blood clots (thrombosis and venous thrombo-embolism) following long-haul flights of 5-6 hours or more. MostRead More