Fresno heart surgeon Pervaiz Chaudhry leaves the courtroom during a break in medical malpractice civil trial in Fresno County Superior Court in January. Chaudhry was subsequently found negligent for leaving the operating room during open-heart surgery in April 2012 and ordering his physician assistant to close up a patient’s chest. While Chaudhry was gone, the patient lost blood, causing him to go into a permanent coma, testimony revealed.
Fresno heart surgeon Pervaiz Chaudhry leaves the courtroom during a break in medical malpractice civil trial in Fresno County Superior Court in January. Chaudhry was subsequently found negligent for leaving the operating room during open-heart surgery in April 2012 and ordering his physician assistant to close up a patient’s chest. While Chaudhry was gone, the patient lost blood, causing him to go into a permanent coma, testimony revealed. Pablo Lopez Fresno Bee file
Fresno heart surgeon Pervaiz Chaudhry leaves the courtroom during a break in medical malpractice civil trial in Fresno County Superior Court in January. Chaudhry was subsequently found negligent for leaving the operating room during open-heart surgery in April 2012 and ordering his physician assistant to close up a patient’s chest. While Chaudhry was gone, the patient lost blood, causing him to go into a permanent coma, testimony revealed. Pablo Lopez Fresno Bee file