Damar Hamlin, 24, was released from the hospital on Wednesday. nine days after cardiac arrest in an American Football League (NFL) game against the Cincinnati Bengals.
The Buffalo Bills player’s club announced that Damar Hamlin will continue to recover “at home” and with the help of his team. Hospital discharge occurs after Damar Hamlin underwent an “extensive medical examination”as well as “a series of cardiac, neurological and vascular tests on Tuesday,” the joint statement said. Buffalo Bills on Twitter.
Amazing update by Damar Hamlin. ❤️???? pic.twitter.com/GyP2uDQry0
— Buffalo Bills (@BuffaloBills) January 11, 2023
Dr. Jamie Nadler assured that a “full series of tests and evaluations” had been completed and Damar Hamlin could “safely discharge and continue rehab at home and with the Bills.”
An NFL player suffered a cardiac arrest during a game. He was resuscitated twice, he is in critical condition, but “the trend is favorable”
The Washington Post notes that the 24-year-old was transferred to a hospital in Buffalo this Monday after initially being admitted “in critical condition” at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. Recently, Damar Hamlin’s agent, Ira Turner, has already indicated that the player’s neurological functions are “intact” and that he “could talk to his family.”
American football player who passed out on the field is now breathing on his own after cardiac arrest