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Tuskegee's Truths: Rethinking the Tuskegee Syphilis Study

Susan M. Reverby - Medical - 2012 - 664 pages
Between 1932 and 1972, approximately six hundred African American men in Alabama served as unwitting guinea pigs in what is now considered one of the worst examples of ...
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America's Working Women: A Documentary History, 1600 to the Present

Rosalyn Fraad Baxandall, Linda Gordon, Susan Reverby - History - 1995 - 356 pages
Uses selections from diaries, popular magazines, historical works, oral histories, letters, and fiction to trace the evolution of women's work in America
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The Tuskegee Syphilis Study: The Real Story and Beyond

Fred D. Gray - History - 1998 - 175 pages
In 1932, the U.S. Public Health Service recruited 623 African American men from Macon County, Alabama, for a study of the effects of untreated syphilis in the Negro male. For ...
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Chronic Disease in the Twentieth Century: A History

George Weisz - Medical - 2014 - 328 pages
Long and recurring illnesses have burdened sick people and their doctors since ancient times, but until recently the concept of "chronic disease" had limited significance. Even ...
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The Social Transformation of American Medicine

Paul Starr - Medical - 1982 - 514 pages
Examines the rise of the doctor's control over the health-care system and discusses the threat of new health-care conglomerates to the practitioners' dominance of the system
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Learning from HIV and AIDS

George Ellison, Melissa Parker, Catherine Campbell - Health & Fitness - 2003 - 299 pages
Holistic overview of what we have learnt about HIV/AIDS, and identifies why so many HIV prevention schemes have failed.
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Sex, Gender and Health

Tessa M. Pollard, Susan Brin Hyatt - Health & Fitness - 1999 - 170 pages
Explores differences in health experiences of boys, girls, men and women from both biological and social perspectives.
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Medical Audit

Simon P. Frostick, Philip J. Radford, W. Angus Wallace - Medical - 1993 - 441 pages
The application of audit to resource allocation and clinical practice has emerged as a fundamental principle in Western medical systems over recent years. Used effectively ...
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Calculated Risks: Understanding the Toxicity of Chemicals in Our Environment

Joseph V. Rodricks - Medical - 1994 - 256 pages
Public concern regarding environmental pollution and chemicals present in foods, consumer products, and the work place are at an all time high. While there is widespread ...
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