As reported this Saturday by the University Clinic of La Sabana, after the serious accident suffered by Egan Bernal, last Monday, January 24, the cyclist’s recovery continues with a positive evolution.
The health center assured in a new statement that the athlete, this Saturday, He has spent “a quiet day in his recovery.”
“The patient continues to adhere to the postoperative pain management protocol. Within this process, a cervical-thoracic corset was adapted that will allow better mobility. and support in their rehabilitation process”, indicated the University Clinic of La Sabana.
And it is that, when confirming the injuries presented by the current champion of the Giro d’Italia, several surgeries have been performed, the last two were this January 28.
In addition, there was a “maxillo-facial procedure, to stabilize the dento-alveolar fractures that he presented in the mouth”.
The Colombian rider was subjected to two surgeries, after having an important advance in his recovery. “Egan Bernal has undergone surgery in three opportunities and now hopes to continue advancing in the different complications of health left by his accident with the back of a bus in our country”.
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And it is that, this week in social networks the first message of Egan Bernal was released, in which he said that “after having a 95% chance of becoming a paraplegic and almost losing my life doing what I love to do most. Today I want to thank God, @ClinicaUsabana, all his specialists for doing the impossible, my family, @mafemotas and all of you for your wishes”, explained the rider.
For now, It is estimated that the treatment received continues to be effective for his recovery.