Brazilian Doctor Pleads Not Guilty to Killing ICU Patients

Dr. Virginia Helena Soares de Souza of Brazil recently pleaded not guilty to killing seven ICU patients to “free up hospital beds.”  The charges against Dr. Sores de Souza accused her of causing patients to be injected with lethal doses of anesthetics, sedatives and painkillers to kill patients.  Dr. Sores de Souza is also accused of manipulating patients’ oxygen levels, ultimately causing death by asphyxiation.  CNN reports that other healthcare professionals involved in the case are also facing charges.

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