In the state Duma took control of the story of the death of a woman after a foot amputation

© Photo : Notepad Voronezhskie Dronova. Archive photoIn the state Duma took control of the story of the death of a woman after a foot amputation© Photo : Notepad Voronezh

The Deputy of the state Duma from the Voronezh region Evgenie Revenko called the dreadful story of death who lost his legs allegedly due to medical errors 89-year-old resident of Voronezh and stated that it had taken control of the investigation of her death.

The history of an elderly patient Voronezh hospital No. 3 resonated after law enforcement authorities asked the younger woman’s son, who said that his mother is sick right leg amputated his healthy left, indications for amputation, which, according to him, was not.

According to the regional health Department, the patient was hospitalized with «lesions on both lower extremities», and the condition of the left leg due to acute circulatory disorders represented the greatest threat to life. The police opened a criminal case under article «Causing of heavy harm to health on imprudence owing to inadequate execution by the person of the professional duties», in the Wake of the outcry, it was transferred to SK. After a few days the doctors amputated the patient’s other leg.

«I with a heavy heart the news about the death of the woman was shocked by the news about the mistakenly held her leg amputation. A matter of honor and leadership in the region, and public organizations, deputies to keep it under special control. Of course, I’ll keep the investigation under special control,» said Revenko.

He called the incident a story of «monstrous.» «I believe that the perpetrators of the incident should be punished. Sure to hush up the case will not succeed», — concluded the MP.

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