Most airlines will allow you to fly 48 hours after your plaster cast has been fitted.
... If you have an upper body cast or your leg is in a plaster cast and you can bend
your knee, you'll be able to sit in a normal seat. ... the airport and to board the
plane, tell your airline as soon as possible. ... How do I know if I've bro...
Sep 13, 2012 ... Hello all, I will be travelling on crutches for the next few weeks. ... If you're in a
cast, long periods at high altitude can cause swelling which can be ... what you
don't need for the trip the day before and have it back the day after.
Nov 15, 2007 ... "But I'm travelling to Switzerland next month," I said. ... After my sojourn in
Switzerland I was flying to Scotland to be part of a family reunion. Two weeks
later and now able to hobble like Long John Silver, I sat opposite my ...
Sep 6, 2007 ... i broke my ankle many years ago while on a trip and i was able to fly ... Ask as
soon as you reach the airport for a wheelchair and ... can you travel by plane after
surgery, dzubick, Ear, Nose & Throat, 1, 10-02-2007 08:22 AM.
Nov 8, 2005 ... Long-Distance Travel and How it Relates to Clotting and DVT ... Committee at
HSS, “DVTs can cause leg pain and swelling. ... A history of clotting and its
resulting complications does not prohibit patients from traveling by air, however.
... Dr. Bass also adds that in patients with hip fracture, the risk is further ...
Age over 60; Smoker; Immobility, for example, if you have ... to fly soon after
surgery because your foot or ankle can swell ...
broke my tibia only, having IM rod soon, doctors say cast will come off and ... first
row from flight info big screen so I can elevate my poor leg against the .... is so
faint now (three years after the surgery) that you can barely see it.
Mar 30, 2015 ... If you injure your ankle, the following can be signs of a fracture: ... go to your
nearest accident & emergency (A&E) department as soon as possible. ... on flying
after ankle surgery – having recent surgery can increase your risk ...
British Airways offer help and information about travelling if you have medical ...
After 28 weeks you must carry a confirmation from your doctor or midwife, such ...
A deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a blood clot that forms in a deep leg vein. ...
Having a broken leg which is in plaster. Recent severe ... Remember, even if you
have one of these risk factors, the chance of developing a DVT after a journey is
still small. ... Whilst travelling on a long journey, particularly on a long-haul plane