It didn't stop iron lung, (pacemaker frivolities) Darth Cheney from tagging along for the first 8 years of this century with language mangler G.W. Bush.
If anything it should force closer scrutiny over his choice of V.P. if he manages to survive as the current front-runner scrutiny circus of dodge and obfuscate, typical SOP for a conservative candidate for president.
As a corporate sponsored candidate, (koch industries) I'm sure it's not the health of the lead candidate the greed brothers are concerned about, it's getting their greedy little claws directly into the seat of corporate capitulation, the most corrupt office in government, bought and paid for by wall street, the figurative seat of power framed by occupying the white house.
If Obama had the spine of candidate Obama from 2007-2008, perhaps he wouldn't collapse and fold like a cheap suit every time wall street whines about any perceived threat that they must figure out a way to, GASP! "follow the rule of law" the same rules we ordinary Americans are held accountable to.