Air Travel

During a flight, all physicians should be asked among the passengers for help in case of illness. In addition, commercial airlines have typically a first-aid equipment, including an automatic external cardioverter defibrillator, and some medications. The flight crew now has a better first aid training than before. Although doctors who provide sick or injured passengers assistance, are generally protected against lawsuits by the example of the Good Samaritan, they should…

September 3, 2018