Gioja suffered flu symptoms but remains stable
Argentina, October 19, 2013
According to official sources, the governor of San Juan José Luis Gioia suffered significant temperature spikes in the hospital where he remains hospitalized with prognosis continued after the helicopter crash on Friday 4.
For their part, doctors analyzed if it was due to an infection, for which laboratory results are being expected. Given this scenario, they applied a broad-spectrum antibiotic therapy.
The report was read by the Secretary of Public Information of the province, Luis Amin, who said among the improvements that he continues with normal renal functions and tolerating “enteral and parenteral nutrition”.
But he is still mechanically ventilated in as the process to remove the tubing continues.
And he finally clarified that Gioja “continued tracheostomy without complications” and that the patient remained “conscious, reactive, with episodes of appropriate response to verbal commands.”
He also indicated that the next part of health on the governor will be released tomorrow at 11.30 AM.