After arriving in important situation on the College of Cincinnati Medical Middle on Jan. 2, Bills security Damar Hamlin continues to be on the highway to a “outstanding” restoration, however nonetheless has a protracted restoration forward, a family spokesperson told the Associated Press on Thursday. Hamlin, 24, suffered cardiac arrest after a sort out in a “Monday Evening Soccer” recreation in opposition to the Bengals, requiring CPR and resuscitation earlier than being taken by ambulance to the hospital’s intensive care unit.
Hamlin’s advertising and marketing consultant, Jordon Rooney, mentioned that whereas he’s making nice strides, he nonetheless has restrictions and desires further medical help.
“Damar nonetheless requires oxygen and is having his coronary heart monitored usually to make sure there are not any setbacks or after results,” Rooney mentioned, via AP. “Although he is ready to go to the group’s facility, Damar will not be in place to journey usually, and requires further relaxation to assist his physique heal.”
Rooney added that Hamlin is together with his dad and mom as he recovers and that he “stays very upbeat and grateful for the help he is obtained from his teammates and coaches, Payments Mafia and folks from world wide.”
Payments head coach Sean McDermott mentioned earlier within the week that Hamlin has been at the team facility almost daily, however made positive to emphasise that he was “dipping his toe again in right here and getting on the highway to simply getting again to himself” and doing so “a child step at a time.”
Hamlin was discharged from Buffalo Basic Medical Middle on Jan. 11, transferring there after being handled on the College of Cincinnati Medical Middle.