Neonatologists from Kaliningrad Elina Sushkevich sent under house arrest on the case of the death of a premature baby in the hospital №4, RIA “Novosti”.
The baby, born at gestational age of 23 weeks and 3 days, died 6 November last year. Helen White, acting chief physician, is also under house arrest.
As reported in the government of the Kaliningrad region, mothers were the third pregnancy. The previous two ended in miscarriages.
The medical community has supported Sushkevich, saying that she saved hundreds of lives, has cured thousands of children. Her removal from duty has a negative impact on the quality of medical care. It is noted that Sushkevich is a leading specialist in the perinatal center of the Kaliningrad region, she has successfully helped newborns with severe diseases.