air travel

By Jonah Comstock 02:33 pm August 8, 2016
If you're unlucky enough to be one of the 150 to 200 people each day who have a medical emergency on an airplane, your care is in the hands of whatever medical professionals happen to be among your fellow passengers. The chances are they're not emergency physicians and they haven't trained for this particular eventuality.  "When doctors are up in the air, they really are not familiar with the...