Economy Class Syndrome
If you're a long-distance traveler on a flight lasting at least six hours, what can you do to prevent deep vein thrombosis, or DVT (the formation of a blood clot in one of the deep leg veins)?
For all travelers:
For travelers at-risk (pregnant women, people who recently have had surgery), either one of the following helps:
For both groups of travelers, aspirin is not recommended for prevention.