Tun Dr. Mahathir is back in ICU

Former Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad who had his successful second coronary by-pass twelve days ago was transferred back to ICU last night, so that the doctors can monitor his progress very closely.

This was in IJN’s official media statement today, issued by Sufi Yusoff via Maxis Blackberry at 2.51pm:




Institut Jantung Negara, 15 September….


YABhg Tun Dr Mahathir bin Mohamad was transferred to the Intensive Care Unit of Institut Jantung Negara at 7pm yesterday.



This is to allow for doctors to conduct investigations and close observation of his overall condition post bypass surgery.



He was stable overnight and continuing with light exercises.



However, he is expected to remain in ICU for continued monitoring.



For media enquiries please contact Sufi Yusoff

Published in: on September 15, 2007 at 17:26  Comments (3)