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Lawyer Anatoly Kucherena asked the Minister of health of Russia Veronika Skvortsova to allow dismissed from the National medical research center of children’s health (our center), the transplant surgeon Michael Kabaka to perform surgeries on kidney transplantation two girls from Sakhalin. He noted that the surgeon should be given the opportunity to complete the already started procedures, reports “Interfax”.
“I would not like to because of staffing and organizational issues have hurt innocent children, and therefore need to let the doctor Kabaka to follow through on their medical debt,” — said Kucherena. He noted that a request for assistance addressed to him by parents Kabaka.
According to the lawyer, in the near future he intends to meet with Skvortsova, to resolve any issues. “I am confident that I will find understanding from her side,” — said Kucherena.
The doctor said his dismissal was illegal, said the lawyer. “As a lawyer I can give him every assistance,” he said.
Earlier Skvortsova said that each of the remaining without operation after dismissal Kabaka children “will be held a separate work.” She said that five of the 25 needy patients there three years. Skvortsova noted that all children in the national center named after Shumakov. Later on the center’s website, it was reported that children spend operations, regardless of their body mass and age. About this he wrote in his Telegram-the Deputy Minister of health Oleg Salagay.
18 Nov Kabaka, only Russian transplant surgeon who performed the kidney transplantation to children with low weight, as well as his colleague Nadezhda Babenko were dismissed from our center after claims doctors used the drug. All operations canceled.
In the heart of the dismissal Kabaka and his colleagues Babenko is tied to the fact that both surgeons worked there for a quarter rate, but the leadership of the organization decided to hire the employee full time, in connection with which “the presence of foreign workers was inappropriate”. Information about cancellation of operations there denied.
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