Professional supervision will be carried out in the Ljubljana clinical center due to the unsuccessful treatment of two children with a severe form of congenital heart defect, who were sent to Israel, but were unable to help them there.
The child has been treated since birth due to a severe form of congenital heart defects in University Clinical Center Ljubljana, Radio Slovenia reported. In the summer, following the decision of the council, they were sent for surgery in internationally recognized specialized center in Israel, where he operated on them David Mishali. They could not help the two children there.
Professional director of the pediatric clinic Marko Pokornwho expressed his condolences to the parents, announced professional supervision.
“My proposal goes in in this direction, to find someone who is an independent and internationally recognized expert, so that it will be carried out credibly and that the results will then also be really credible.” said Pokorn.
According to the procedures, the parents of one of the children appealed to UKC. The case is scheduled to be heard at the beginning of October.
But it’s today (Tuesday) in Ljubljana arrived heart surgeon Janez Vodiskarwhich is now 25% employed in our largest hospital and will perform operations on children with heart defects for the next two days.