BOTCHED SURGERY

  • FTN: Justice for Shailaja: Are hospitals getting away with life threatening medical negligence? April 1, 2013

    Shailaja, a mother of two was left in a near vegetative state three years ago after her doctors botched up her surgery and then refused to take responsibility for it. Shailaja's husband had turned citizen journalist to get help for his wife. ...
  • Medical negligence: Hospital to give relief plan today April 1, 2013

    Bangalore: Two days after CNNIBN highlighted her plight due to medical negligence, the Bangalore hospital that botched up Shailaja's surgery has been forced to act. It is expected to submit its relief plan for the victim to the government on Monday. On Saturday, the Karnataka government threatened legal action against the...
  • Ramadas meets family of woman incapacitated post surgery March 30, 2013

    Bangalore: Karnataka Health Minister SA Ramadas on Saturday met the family of the woman who was left severely incapacitated because of a botched surgery in a Bangalore Hospital. The minister had earlier promised quick action after a CNNIBN Citizen Journalist campaign exposed the hospital's negligence during the victim's treatment. Ramadas had...