Bad plastic surgery in Chechnya became the basis for criminal case

The head doctor at Grozny became a defendant in a criminal case after the result of plastic surgery, the patient lost a lot of blood and was admitted to another Chechen hospital in serious condition. On Monday, February 27, reported on the website of the Prosecutor General of Russia.

Medical services the woman provided the clinic “Healthy generation”, the legality of their checked the Chechnya Prosecutor’s office. “In the Clinic (“Healthy generation” — approx. “Of the”) conducted plastic surgery resident of the Republic of cost 148 000 rubles, after which the patient became ill and in a critical condition, with great loss of blood, she is taken to the hospital where doctors saved her life,” established office, the message which appears on the website of the Prosecutor General.

It is noted that the patient received appropriate postoperative follow-up. As a result, she developed complications, expressed in severe blood loss and hemorrhagic shock in the third degree, what qualifies as causing serious harm to human health.

Investigators opened a criminal case under the item “in” parts of 2 articles 238 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“Rendering services not meeting requirements of safety of life and health of consumers, entailed on imprudence causing of heavy harm to health”). Through it the physician can be punished with a fine or imprisonment for up to six years.