During his recovery, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis has received letters from several Heads of State and Ambassadors with their best wishes for good health.
Recovery of the President of Latvia continues, and he gradually returns to the presidential duties. Today, the President of Latvia as the Commander-in-Chief of the Latvian Armed Forces signed an order on advancement in rank of 22 officers of the Latvian Armed Forces, who served a definite period of time for advancement in rank.
After further medical examinations carried out today, the doctors admitted that the state of health of President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis improved to the extent that intensive therapy was no longer required. The President of Latvia shall be treated in cardiac surgery department of the Hospital.
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After the regular morning medical examination today, February 1, the physicians decided that President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis should continue his treatment in the intensive care unit temporarily, because care was still needed after the heart surgery he underwent on January 20, informed Clinical University Hospital named after Pauls Stradiņš.
President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis continues his treatment at the intensive care unit of Clinical University Hospital named after Pauls Stradiņš after cardiac surgery. According to the Hospital, doctors emphasized a positive trend in test and examination results and in diminishing intensity of the therapy.
In reply to the call of Stradiņš Hospital to donate blood for the patients of cardiology and other departments thereof, 40 persons donated blood on the Donor Day at the Chancery of the President of Latvia held on 27 January 2016.
Today, January 21, the meeting of the Speaker of the Saeima (Latvian Parliament) Inara Mūrniece and the Head of the Chancery of the President of Latvia Guntis Puķītis took place. During their meeting, the government officials welcomed the latest news provided by the treating physicians of the President of Latvia regarding improvement of his health. The Speaker of the Saeima asked to pass her greetings and the best wishes for a speedy recovery to the President of Latvia.
The general state of health of the President of Latvia after the heart surgery carried out yesterday, January 20, is adequate to the scale of the surgery, and it stabilizes. The patient’s treatment is continued, and the patient is awake from the medication-initiated state of sleep. The representatives of Stradiņš Hospital informed today.