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Russia opened an investigation Saturday after a hospital doctor was captured on video punching a patient with a blow that killed him instantly.Russian media named the doctor as a surgeon at the hospital, Ilya Zelendinov and the patient as 56-year-old Yevgeny Bakhtin.Russian medics have long operated in a culture of secrecy with patients having little recourse to compensation for medical errors.Last year two Russians resorted to taking guns to hospitals and shooting dead doctors for perceived mistakes in their treatment.
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