Charged in the death of patient’s doctor left at work


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Anesthesiologist-resuscitator of the Sobinsk district hospital was found guilty of causing death on imprudence to the patient and was sentenced to restriction of liberty for a term of 1 year and 10 months. About it “” has informed the official representative of Investigatory management SKR across Vladimir region Irina Minina.

He continues to work in the same medical institution and in the same position, as no one to replace him, but he was not allowed to visit places of entertainment, imposed several other restrictions.

On the evening of 30 October 2017, he of the local residents needed emergency surgery. “58-year-old anesthesiologist-resuscitator were included in the on-call team, but it came to the operation without corrective glasses. Although he had a serious defect of vision, and understood that without them you will not be able to perform their duties. However, he arrogantly and flippantly decided that 30 years of professional experience will help to cope with the situation,” said Minin.

As a result, the anaesthetist spent three unsuccessful attempts to introduce the endotracheal tube into the trachea of the patient, damaging the the trachea and the esophagus. Seeing what is happening, the surgeon removed a colleague from the surgery and caused the head of Department, who right from the first attempt held manipulation. The damage was extensive, and after a month the 45-year-old patient died in the intensive care unit of regional clinical hospital.

“According to experts, the onset of patient complications and irreversible health condition were the result of defective action of the anesthesiologist Sobinsky hospital during intubation,” — said the official representative of SK.

The woman left two daughters, the eldest, 20-year-old studying at the University, custody of the youngest, 17-year-old schoolgirl, was brought up by my grandmother. Relatives of the deceased women intend to recover the caused moral and material damage in court.

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