Operation of wrong eye Consumer court dismisses complaint against AIIMS

03 February, 2017

New Delhi: Consumer forum here has dismissed a complaint against the opthalmic sciences department of AIIMS for alleged medical negligence in 2000 by operating the wrong eye of a minor boy which made him blind after an expert opinion report said the hospital was not at fault. A south Delhi Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum said in view of the medical experts’ opinion, it was left with no option but to hold the hospital not guilty of negligence. The forum, while rejecting his father’s plea, sai...

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