Cycling. Road – Things are better for Jay Vine, authorized to return to the road

Cycling. Road – Things are better for Jay Vine, authorized to return to the road
Cycling. Road – Things are better for Jay Vine, authorized to return to the road

This is a big step forward for Jay Vine, in convalescence since his very heavy fall in the terrible 4th stage of the Tour of the Basque Country At the beginning of April. The Australian had remained inert for a long time in the ditch at the side of the road. The first examinations in the evening revealed “one cervical fracture and two vertebral body fractures of the thoracic spine” but ultimately no operation necessary. The resident ofUAE Team Emirates However, he had to wear a neck brace for 6 weeks, which he can now remove.

The terrifying 4th stage of the Itzulia Basque Country

No more neck braces and possible trips outside

Jay Vine has taken a step forward in his rehabilitation process. And will be able to find his bike. “The interval scan shows adequate bone healing, so at this point the neck brace can be removed, explains in a press release the team doctor, Dr. Adriano Rotunno. The spine is now stable enough to start doing easy outdoor rides with the goal of improving posture on the bike, which is key to preventing neuromuscular atrophy. This process is very carefully controlled and Jay still needs to complete several weeks of targeted rehabilitation. But this is the first big step forward he’s taken in 7 weeks.” A relief for the body, and certainly in the head, too.

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