BCCI president Sourav Ganguly is “doing properly” and can be discharged from the hospital on Wednesday, Woodlands Hospital MD & CEO Dr Rupali Basu informed mediapersons on Tuesday.
“Mr Sourav Ganguly admitted beneath care of Dr Saroj Mandal, Dr Soutik Panda and Dr Saptarshi Basu is doing properly, as clinically anticipated by all of us. He slept properly, he had his breakfast, he spoke to us and he’s seen by his staff of docs. Dr Devi Shetty is right here and he has not solely spent his time with Sourav, however he has spent his time with our docs bodily immediately,” Dr Basu mentioned.
She added: “We reconfirm the consensus choice from the very skilled medical board with 13 members and two knowledgeable opinions, whole 15 docs from overseas and India, that now we have determined that Sourav will probably be discharged from hospital tomorrow January 6, 2021. He will probably be on oral medicines and will probably be monitored by docs and nurses each day at residence. Sourav after all will probably be prepared for the following course of procedures or medical interventions after about two to a few weeks.”
The BCCI president and former India captain underwent angioplasty on his proper coronary artery after he suffered a coronary heart assault on Saturday.
Cardiac surgeon Dr Devi Shetty praised the medical care that Ganguly acquired at Woodlands and mentioned he (Ganguly) didn’t have any main drawback. “That is the issue which most Indians expertise all through their time, blockage within the coronary artery. Did he have coronary heart injury? No. He had a blockage and he was getting some discomfort, however on the proper time he landed in the best hospital and he had the best remedy. His coronary heart immediately is as robust because it was when Sourav was 20 years previous. He has a really, very robust coronary heart. Will this occasion have any influence on his life for the long run? Actually not,” Dr Shetty informed mediapersons, including: “He’s going to guide a standard life like anyone else. This occasion shouldn’t have an effect on his life-style or life span. Sourav can get again to work at home as quickly as he reaches residence.”
Dr Shetty careworn on doing preventive well being checkups. “Sourav’s incident has shaken the world. Folks assume a 48-year-old man, athletic like Sourav, who doesn’t drink, doesn’t smoke, has no vices, a match man; how can he ever develop coronary heart assault? That is the true actuality of India. The form of life-style we lead no matter how strict you might be along with your life-style, no matter how athletic you might be; you may nonetheless develop a coronary heart assault if you don’t bear a preventive check-up at common intervals.
“If Sourav had a easy check like a CT scan or any of these numerous scans which may performed in nearly any road of this nation, this incident of coronary heart assault may have been predicted 15-20 years forward. That is the message each Indian should perceive. It doesn’t matter how match you might be, except you’ve gotten gone by means of a preventive check-up no less than every year or as soon as in two years, none of us is spared from this episode,” Dr Shetty mentioned.