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If I have heart disease, will I need to use supplemental o2 on long flights?
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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
If you have chronic CHF or chronic lung disease where your resting or ambulatory pulse oximeter reads 88 percent or less you may .
Otherwise probably no.

In brief: Depends
If you have chronic CHF or chronic lung disease where your resting or ambulatory pulse oximeter reads 88 percent or less you may .
Otherwise probably no.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Heart disease
If you don't have CHF or active angina with low effort, you are unlikely to need oxygen on a pressurized aircraft.
The aircraft pressurize to a reasonable oxygen partial pressure.

In brief: Heart disease
If you don't have CHF or active angina with low effort, you are unlikely to need oxygen on a pressurized aircraft.
The aircraft pressurize to a reasonable oxygen partial pressure.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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