Judith Pena | May 30, 2023
The 60-day incapacity for which former President Ricardo Martinelli has been excused from attending the trial of the New Business case, was not signed by Dr. Julio Sandoval.
This was clarified through his Twitter account, detailing that the procedure the former president underwent was “a complex lumbar spine surgery that lasted 7 hours, where 3 neurosurgeons participated.”
«I did NOT do the medical disability, that is determined by who operates on the patient. I made a technical medical report on the management of the patient in Intensive Care and in the Ward, “she specified.
He also said that the report included the medications that were used and their potential adverse effects; In the same way, recommendations were added to the patient and family about physiotherapy and treatments to guarantee success and recovery.