In the Urals court quashed the verdict of the surgeon, because of which the patient died

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The Chelyabinsk regional court overturned the verdict of the district court and acquitted the surgeon of the hospital Sergey Sedelnikov, who during surgery punctured the left ventricle of the patient’s heart, why she died and who was appointed by the court restriction of liberty for a term of 2.5 years, said Wednesday the press service of the regional court.

According to the Miass city court, Sedelnikov was found guilty under part 2 of article 109 of the criminal code (causing death by negligence due to improper performance of their professional duties). He was sentenced to restriction of freedom on 2 years and 6 months with deprivation of the right to engage in activities related to the provision of medical assistance for a period of 3 years.

The court said that in 2016 Sedelnikov, a surgeon of the city hospital of Miass, performing surgical manipulation, pierced shell and left ventricle of the patient. Admitted the defect of medical care led to the death of the patients.

«On Wednesday the Chelyabinsk regional court, having considered in an appeal order criminal case concerning Sergey Sedelnikov, overturned the verdict of the Miass city court of may 17, 2018 in connection with reconciliation of the parties at the request of the victim. The criminal case was dismissed, Sedelnikov exempted from criminal liability previously imposed measure of restraint – canceled», — stated in the message.

The verdict was appealed by the convicted person and his counsel, insisting on its cancellation and acquittal, the report States. However, the court of appeal they upheld the petition of the victim about the criminal case termination in connection with reconciliation, said the press service.