Neurologist: Michael Shumacher can cry and move his fingers
Neuroscience expert Matilde Leonardi believes that seven-time Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher is in a state of “minimal consciousness” that allows him to cry and move his head and fingers.
According to Paris Le Parisien , Schumacher was brought to Paris in strict secrecy, where he will be on cardiovascular disease. department of Georges-Pompidou Hospital receives special cell therapy under the guidance of renowned surgeon Philipp Menasch, described by the French media as a pioneer of cell surgery in preventing heart failure.
The legendary German racer is still recovering from a severe ski accident of the year 2013 and his medical condition is to this day it remains a closely guarded secret.One of the Paris hospital staff who wished to remain unnamed disclosed to the French media certain details about the German's health:
“Michael is in my ward and I can claim to be 'friendly' and aware of his surroundings.”
The director of the Milan Neurological Institute and the member of the Italian Neurological Society Matilde Leonardi believes that Schumacher is in a state of t.i. “Minimal seductions.”
“According to the facts we know, there is a difference between“ vegetative ”and“ minimal consciousness ”. Patients who are in Schumacher's condition can open their eyes, turn their heads when called, move their fingers and cry when asked. “
Matilde Leonardi answered the question whether the decision to treat Schumacher with cell therapy was the correct decision.
“There is currently no scientific evidence to suggest the existence and effectiveness of such treatment in patients in a state of minimal consciousness.”