Doctors negligence claims a life -treatment given on wrong case sheet proves fatal

Monday, January 1, 2018

In another case of doctors’ negligence that claimed the life of a patient came to light with the doctors of government general hospital here allegedly treated a patient Telugu Bheemanna of Mahabubnagar district in Telangana basing on the case sheet of another patient Bheempappa of Anantapur district resulting in the death of the former today.

The kin of the deceased staged a protest at the Super Speciality Block. According to information, Bheempappa of Sadum village in D.Hirehal mandal in Rayadurgam constituency, who was injured in a road accident was treated in the Kurnool government hospital ad discharged. However, basing on the case sheet, the doctors gave treatment to Telugu Bheemanna who was admitted due to nervous debility and he died due to a drug reaction.

The deceased was admitted to the hospital as he faced difficulty in walking but die due to the negligence of doctors, the relatives alleged. The enraged relatives demanded action against the erring doctors and the staff concerned.

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