A four-member medical board led by Professor Shajee Siddiqui, established to examine the reportedly failing health condition of Zardari, advised avoiding certain foods and also multiple precautionary measures.
The recently established medical board for Zardari comprises Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences’ (PIMS) specialists from neurosurgery, heart and medicine. The other three members include Dr. Naeem Malik, Dr. Amir Shah and Dr. Zulfiqar Ghauri.
A day earlier, the initial medical examination of the PPP leader was completed and the board decided to admit Asif Ali Zardari at the hospital. The experts’ team conducted blood pressure, sugar, X-Ray, ECG and echo tests besides collecting blood and urine sample.
Zardari was advised to refrain from standing for an extended time period, in addition to using a soft pillow for his neck ache. Specialists further suggested the co-executive of Pakistan Peoples Party to diminish the utilization of salt and oily foods.
The medical board allowed the previous president to eat fish and chicken, in little amount. He can now avail home cooked meals to follow the nourishment plan specified by the board, sources included.
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
13 November, 2019