NASA Flight Surgeon Explains How to Treat a Blood Clot in Space | WIRED

Let’s say you’re on an interplanetary mission to Mars, millions of miles from the nearest hospital, and something in your body goes awry. Say, a routine body scan reveals a potentially life-threatening blood clot. What on Earth, or in space I guess, do you do? Well now we have the answer to that question.

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NASA Flight Surgeon Explains How to Treat a Blood Clot in Space | WIRED

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