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What the Customer Needs - Annalise Irby

This week, JetSet delved deep into the mind of our consumer, the high altitude traveller – not such a mysterious place, considering that all four of us have flown on airplanes ourselves. 665 more words

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Long Flights Increase the Risk of Blood Clots

This is the time of year when families are traveling, and with flights to faraway places like Europe and Asia discounted, it’s more affordable than ever to travel the world. 132 more words


What Everyone Should Know About Blood Clots .

Just like a traffic jam on the highway, blood clots impede normal circulation in your body and can be dangerous. Here are some blood clot basics and information on steps you can take to help avoid the problem. 559 more words


Emotional impact of blood clots

Monday, October 13, 2014 is the first ever World Thrombosis Day…a day to put what is known about clotting into action.

Those of us diagnosed with venous thromboembolism (VTE)—blood clots which include deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE)—may develop depression and anxiety, particularly if the clot was extensive and life-threatening.    1,939 more words


The Problem with Research- Anjali Mani

I am pleased to report that my team, JetSet has finished our first milestone (our first memorandum) without any tears or bloodshed. Now we are ready to move on into the research phase which proceeds our design development, which I am looking forward to. 476 more words


DVT Investigation On a Page

I recently gave a presentation on DVT investigation techniques and strategies to our ICU teaching session.  Check out the attached 1-page summary of DVT Investigation… 14 more words


JetSet Publishes Memorandum One - Annalise Irby

JetSet culminated our first design module by submitting Memorandum 1, a report compiling our problem, research, and design insights so far. Our memo is more than a simple statement of purpose in a few paragraphs; instead, we worked the entire week to write and polish a detailed, professional paper with many parts, including Introduction, Goals and Overview, Background, Market and Value, and Appendices. 553 more words