The head physician of the hospital where Yuri Shatunov died said that it was impossible to save the artist
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Sudden death Yuri Shatunov It turned out to be full not only of bitterness, but also of mysteries. The official representative of the singer Arkady Kudryashov, who spent the last hours of his life with him, sent to the media short message: “Tonight, in the ambulance, Yura’s heart stopped.” The assistant refused to speak in more detail: they say, he is busy – he is going to the morgue, collecting all the necessary documents. However, the doctors suddenly spoke, and then it turned out that the artist had died. in a hospital bed.
According to the head of the Domodedovo Central City Hospital, Yuri Shatunov was taken to them on June 22 at about 11:30 p.m.
– The fact is that the artist was brought in already in a very bad condition – he was literally dragged, Andrey Osipov, the head physician of the hospital, told kp.ru. – The patient was received by a duty team of five people: cardiologists, resuscitators, neurologists. They tried to revive Shatunov for about an hour and a half. But it was no longer possible to save him, since this is a case of a massive heart attack that arose a few hours ago. By the time he arrived at the hospital, the artist had been in this state for more than half a day.
As it turned out, after gatherings at the dacha with beer and crayfish, the ambulance was called far from immediately. First, Arkady Kudryashov drove Shatunov in his car to the nearest rural hospital. Footage from the surveillance cameras of this institution has already appeared on the Web: two men are leading the singer under the arms. He gasps for air, holds on to his heart, and barely moves his legs.
– In this hospital, Yuri Shatunov was given first aid. And then the ambulance brought him to our vascular center. The artist died as a result of a massive heart attack, the head physician said. – Unfortunately, this is a common story: the patient applied late, when it got really bad. Probably, he did not want to go to the hospital – this moment was not explained to us in any way.
Yuri Shatunov is survived by his wife and two children: 15-year-old Dennis and 8-year-old Estella. They will fly to Russia from Germany, where they permanently reside, on the next flight.