Additional Information: Dr Braillon, a senior consultant in public health (tenure position), was dismissed from the University Hospital of Amiens in 2009 (Benkimoun P. Doctor's sacking is setback for French public health, supporters say. BMJ. 2010;340:c711; Braillon A, Dubois G. Whistleblowing and the abuse of the libel law: a view from France. HealthWatch. October 2010;79:3-7. http://href.fr/healthwatch_oct10.pdf).
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