Before the patient packs.

  title={Before the patient packs.},
  author={W Robert Lange and S D Kreider},
  journal={Postgraduate medicine},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={237-8, 241-4, 247-8}
Various medical conditions--cardiovascular and pulmonary problems, thrombosis, diabetes, and others--can present special risks and/or problems in travel. These should be discussed as part of a thorough predeparture evaluation with affected patients who are planning overseas travel. In addition, certain travelers may require medical follow-up on their return… CONTINUE READING