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‘Report on doctors jailed incorrect’

KUWAIT CITY, May 15: The Egyptian consulate in Kuwait explained that news item published about the imprisonment of three Egyptian doctors for causing the death of a sick woman by mistake is inaccurate and contradicts the truth, reports Al-Rai daily. In a statement, the consulate said the First Instance Court …

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Three Egyptian doctors get jail for causing death of woman

KUWAIT CITY, May 14: The Misdemeanors Court has sentenced three Egyptian doctors to jail terms ranging from six months to one year and ordered each of them to pay the plaintiff KD 5,001 temporary compensation for their mistake which resulted in the death of a female patient, reports Al-Rai daily. …

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Nurse assaulted at Farwaniya hospital

KUWAIT CITY, April 17:  Police are looking for an unidentified person for assaulting a male bedoun nurse working at the Farwaniya Hospital, reports Al-Rai daily. The suspect was reportedly involved in an argument with the victim because of improper way of parking. The suspect then assaulted the nurse and drove …

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KHRS expresses concern over rising cases of medical errors in hospitals

Society condoles to family of five-year-old girl who died in Adan hospital KUWAIT CITY, April 8: Kuwait Human Rights Society (KHRS) expressed concern over the increasing number of medical negligence cases and medical malpractices in hospitals — about 450 cases per month as per the records of the Criminal Evidence …

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Doctor goes to criminal trial – Woman seeks damages

KUWAIT CITY, March 21: The Appellate Circuit of the Misdemeanor Court cancelled the decision issued by the Public Prosecution to set aside the case famously known on social media as the “Liposuction Doctor Case.” The court instead ordered the referral of the doctor for a criminal trial. According to the …

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Kuwaiti surgeon leads oncology programs, research in US hospital

First Arab ever to occupy such a leading post WASHINGTON, Feb 24, (KUNA): In a proud moment for Kuwait and a model of Kuwaiti nationals excelling in their field of work, a Kuwaiti chief surgeon at Georgetown University Hospital was promoted as regional chief of Surgical Oncology and vice chair …

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‘Cleared in patient’s suspected death’ – MoH decision to sack doctor cancelled

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 17: The Court of First Instance nullified the administrative decision of the Ministry of Health to terminate the service of a doctor and stop the procedure of his appointment. The court now regards the decision as null and void. According to the case file, the ministry recruited …

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Egyptian Doctor in trouble

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 4: Personnel from the Traffic Investigation Department are looking for the owner of a four-wheel drive who allegedly stole the salon car of an Egyptian doctor from the parking lot of the Jahra Hospital, put the plate number on his four-wheel drive and committed serious traffic violations, …

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Woman, child face doc’s follies

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 8: A newborn child was infl icted head injury by the doctor in charge of his treatment in Adan Hospital, says Al-Seyassah newspaper. Parent of the baby boy said the baby sustained injury within the hospital premises due to negligence of the specialist. She lodged a complaint …

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German doctor cheats Kuwaiti lady

KUWAIT CITY, July 12:  A Kuwaiti lady accused a German doctor of cheating after she took KD 900 to process student’s visa on her behalf. The citizen told officers at the Maidan Hawalli police station the German lady disappeared with KD 900 after she had promised to process the student’s …

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