Certainly the crisis of the coronavirus brings a lot of surprise. After the associations of patients who attack the government, it is the turn of professor Didier Raoult of a complaint against the director of the public Assistance hospitals of Paris, Martin Hirsch.
Didier Raoult testified under oath, during long hours on the 24th of June 2020, in front of the parliamentary commission of inquiry on many topics related to the pandemic. This last has not failed to return to the treatment of dual therapy or triple therapy based on hydroxychloroquine, on the screening strategy of the government and the scientific council. Without omitting a long passage on the conflict of interest between the members of the Scientific Council, instances of decision-making and control at the highest level. It has not failed also destroyed the Gilead company that manufactures the Remdesivir.
However, what has most caught the attention of the director of the APHP, Martin Hirsch, is on the declaration of professor Raoult on the mortality rates of 43% of patients with Covid 19 in intensive care.
The controversy had swollen when the teacher Caumes was pronounced, on the television channels, on the rate of mortality :
During the period of the peak of the epidemic in France, the percentage of deaths in the icu was assessed at 43% to AP-HP and 41% outside AP-HP. A rate significantly different from that obtained in the IHU Marseille of the order of 16%.
The director of the APHP has accused Didier Raoult of ” false testimony ” at his hearing.
This last response today in the newspaper la Provence. In his capacity as the director of the IHU, he declares that they have filed a complaint against Martin Hirsch, public prosecutor of the Republic of Paris for slanderous denunciation.
Case to follow.