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RAH doctors cleared of wrongdoing over ‘unauthorised’ heart procedure on man who died after surgery – ABC News

Cardiologists at South Australia’s biggest hospital have been cleared of wrongdoing after they performed an ‘unauthorised’ heart procedure on an elderly patient…

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Cardiologists at South Australia’s biggest hospital have been cleared of wrongdoing after they performed an ‘unauthorised’ heart procedure on an elderly patient who died after surgery.
Key points:

  • Documents suggest a 77-year-old man died after complications following the heart procedure
  • Four patients were treated using the procedure, which was ‘unauthorised’ for use in SA public hospitals
  • A 2017 investigation cleared the cardiologists, but another investigation was ongoing last year

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