The Italian is constant to endure therapy for the intense head and facial accidents he suffered after colliding with a truck final June.
Daniela Zanardi, in an interview for BMW, stated that her husband was present process a rehabilitation programme which included multimodal and pharmacological stimulations.
“I wish to inform all these people who find themselves considering of and praying for Alex that he’s preventing – as he all the time has achieved,” she revealed.
“The love we’ve got acquired from associates, followers, acquaintances, athletes and people concerned in motorsport over the previous yr has been nothing in need of touching and overwhelming and has been of monumental assist for us in coping with all this.
“Nevertheless, a really particular thanks goes to the medical personnel.”
Daniela defined that the scenario for her husband remained difficult, and that there had been setbacks alongside the best way, with Zanardi having nonetheless not spoken because the accident.
Alex Zanardi, BMW Workforce RBM BMW M4 DTM
Photograph by: Andreas Beil
“It has been a really advanced course of that has required extra neurosurgery and been characterised by various setbacks,” she added.
“Alex is in a secure situation, which implies he is ready to endure coaching programmes for each his mind and his physique.
“He can talk with us, however he’s nonetheless unable to talk.
“After a very long time in a coma, the vocal cords should regain their elasticity. That is solely doable by follow and remedy.
“He nonetheless has a whole lot of power in his arms and fingers, and is coaching intensively on the gear.”
Regardless of the prolonged restoration interval, Daniela stated that she couldn’t make certain how lengthy it could earlier than her husband might return dwelling.
“It’s actually one other enormous problem,” she stated. “It’s a very lengthy journey and in the meanwhile no predictions are made on when he’ll have the ability to return dwelling.
“We put all our vitality in Alex’s restoration. Due to this fact we determined to make use of this interview as a singular alternative to tell the general public on his restoration standing and reply some regularly requested questions.
“We admire everybody’s understanding that we are going to depart it at that for the second.”