The Finnish doctor told me about the death of Karimov’s brain immediately after a stroke

Finnish neurosurgeon Juha Hernesniemi involved in the doctors after a stroke of the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov said that at the time of the inspection, the President was in fact dead, according to the Finnish edition Yle.

“The operation had no at that stage, meaning, I’m not considered a reasonable continuation of treatment. The patient was in fact dead, it was brain-dead. Groups health professionals given their conclusions, and then began a game of power” — said the surgeon.

The doctor explained that the “games” he calls the situation when the patient is connected to life support equipment and some time not informed about his death. Similar examples Hernesniemi recalled the case were a long time in a coma, former Prime Minister of Israel Ariel Sharon and the Spanish dictator Francisco Franco.

The day of the official announcement of the death of Karimov — September 2, 2016 — the government of Uzbekistan issued a medical report. It said that on 27 August the President brought to the Central clinical hospital of the medical-sanitary Association of Ministry of health of the Republic of Uzbekistan “unconscious”. During the examination, doctors found Karimov “acute violation of cerebral circulation with a massive subarachnoid hemorrhage (stroke)”, and the pressure was up to 250/120 mm Hg.St. Afterwards the President of Uzbekistan’s heart stopped. He managed to run in 20 minutes, but Karimov has developed “atonic coma with inhibition of the functions of the brain stem”. It hooked up to the ventilator.

A source in the medical community and scientific Director of the research Institute of neurosurgery named. academician N. N. Burdenko Alexander Konovalov on 31 August said that in the treatment of Karimov attended by Russian doctors. “They are there for a long time, from the first moment, are our doctors,” — said Konovalov in conversation with . According to him, was in charge of this question the Director of the Institute, head of Department of neuro-traumatic Alexander Potapov.

In a medical report about the death of Uzbekistan’s President said that his consultations during treatment gave the Director of the Scientific center of cardiovascular surgery them. A. N. After Bakulev Leo Bokeria, Director of the Scientific center of neurosurgery named. N. N. Burdenko Alexander Potapov, Director of the Cardiothoracic center of Monaco) Professor Hugo Katus, Vice President and Executive Director of the Hannover international Institute of neurosurgery (Germany) Professor Julie Dreyfus and other doctors, among whom was named Professor of neurosurgery Central hospital of the University of Helsinki Juha Hernesniemi.

Farewell to Islam Karimov

Karimov biological death, which occurred in spite of the full scope of diagnostic, therapeutic manipulation and intensive care, doctors said at 20:15 local time on 2 September.

Reports of the death of the President of Uzbekistan was received regularly in the period from August 28, when it became known about its admission to the official announcement of the death of Karimov. The website “Fergana” reported the death of Karimov on 29 August, the newspaper relied on unnamed sources.

Official confirmation of this information did not exist. Sources in the government and the President’s entourage said the agencies that Karimov condition doctors estimate as stable. Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin does not have confirmation of the number of media reports about the death of Islam Karimov.

31 August President of Russia Vladimir Putin congratulated Karimov with independence Day of the country, he wished him good health, and the citizens of Uzbekistan happiness and prosperity. Congratulations to President of Uzbekistan also sent Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, French President Francois Hollande, the President of India Pranab Mukherjee, the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Karimov President of the Republic, even when she was part of the USSR. In 1989, he became the first Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist party of Uzbekistan, in 1990 the Supreme Council elected him President, the first General elections he won in 1991. In 1995, the powers of the leader was extended until 2000 by a referendum. The next election, in 2000, 2007 and 2015, confirmed the powers of Karimov.