The report, critical of the FAA??01-01-2004 Suppressing SARS - The Aviation Health Institute's Recommended Actions (1) The key concern is the aerial transmission. This has been shown to be a factor in the spread of multi-drug resistant turberculosis (MDR-TB) in the past but has not been taken in consideration with SARS. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) in ?22-12-2003 Pesticides on Planes - Petition The US Association of Flight Attendants (AFA) have launched an on-line petition to generate signatures to show the airlines and the US Department of Transportation that passengers and crew do not want to be sprayed with pesticides during a flight, an?20-12-2003 Press Release - Aviation Health Petition in Newport Ruth Christoffersen, whose 28 year old daughter Emma died from air related Deep Vein Thrombosis (known as economy class syndrome) after a flight from Australia, is again leading the campaign in the awareness of air travel health risks. On Saturday 2?19-12-2003 The Jumbo Casualities Five passengers on every full jumbo jet flight are likely to suffer blood clots caused by 'economy class syndrome', research suggests. It is the highest level of risk uncovered by any study - affecting one in 100 long-distance air travellers - and t?11-12-2003 How car, bus and railway travel carry risk of DVT By Jenny Hope, Medical Correspondent
Travellers on all forms of transport are at risk from potentially fatal blood clots triggered by deep vein thrombosis.
Latest research says people in cramped conditions in cars, buses and trains could be jus?