The economy class syndrome

Can compression garments help?

Do medical compression garments act against the economy class syndrome?

Do medical compression garments act against the economy class syndrome?

Compression treatment is naturally also effective and efficient against the economy class syndrome. Travellers, who already have problems with their veins, should still wear medical compression garments (e.g. mediven plus). For those with no previous venous problems: special, clinically tested travel socks from medi (medi travel), are ideal for counteracting thromboses, which occur particularly often on long-haul flights, because they offer effective protection and are very comfortable to wear.

Diagnosis & treatment

Traveller's thrombosis

What is traveller's thrombosis?

Traveller's thrombosis

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Travel socks

Specific compression against traveller's thrombosis

Travel socks

The human body

Veins

How do our veins work?

Veins

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