French doctor prosecutes treatment of coronavirus with antimalarial drug


PARIS – Wearing long white hair, a shaggy beard and a skull ring on his right little finger, a French doctor with a history of disputing the medical establishment became a popular hero here by stirring up controversy over the use of an antimalarial to treat Covid19.

Didier Raoult, a 68-year-old infectious disease specialist, has become a standard bearer for those who support the use of the drug hydroxycholoroquine to treat the growing number of people with the new coronavirus, despite a lack of evidence …


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