Medical staff is optimistic, as the actor is using ECMO in ‘more attenuated parameters’
The actor’s struggle Paulo Gustavo against a Covid-19 continues, but his clinical condition remains stable. Dona Hermínia’s interpreter has been hospitalized since March 13 in a hospital in Rio de Janeiro and, at that time, he had to undergo intensive therapy with the use of ECMO – Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation, which works as a kind of artificial lung, to assist in the recovery of lung function. “Paulo Gustavo has been showing stability. The clinical evolution, which demands his individual time, had – especially in the last 24 hours – signs of progressive evolution, which generated optimism in the medical team. The need for ECMO remains, albeit with lessened parameters. This set of data has increased the optimism of the medical team ”, informed the actor’s press office to the Young pan. The artist’s family thanked the affection and prayers of fans and celebrities and also asked people to continue sending good energy to everyone who is in the battle against the virus.