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Author Uschan, Michael V., 1948-

Title Forty years of medical racism : the Tuskegee experiments / by Michael V. Uschan.

Imprint Detroit : Lucent Books, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 Netzaberg MS Nonfiction  174.28 USC    CHECK SHELF
Description 112 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Series Lucent library of Black history
Lucent library of Black history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Examines the medical racism of the Tuskegee Study in which government doctors studied syphilis in African American men. Doctors did not reveal to the men that they were subjects in a medical study and denied them treatment resulting in the deaths of many of the four hundred infected men.
Reading Grade Level 10.
Subject Tuskegee Syphilis Study.
Human experimentation in medicine -- Alabama -- Macon County -- History.
Syphilis -- Research -- Alabama -- Macon County -- History.
Syphilis -- Alabama -- Macon County -- History.
African American men -- Diseases -- Alabama -- Macon County -- History.
Human experimentation in medicine.
Syphilis -- Research.
African Americans -- History.
Racism -- History.
Added Author Tuskegee Institute.
Added Title Tuskegee experiments
ISBN 9781590184868

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