The Tuskegee Syphilis Study, 1932 to 1972: implications for HIV education and AIDS risk education programs in the black community.

@article{Thomas1991TheTS,
  title={The Tuskegee Syphilis Study, 1932 to 1972: implications for HIV education and AIDS risk education programs in the black community.},
  author={Stephen B. Thomas and Sandra Crouse Quinn},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={1991},
  volume={81 11},
  pages={1498-505}
}
The Tuskegee study of untreated syphilis in the Negro male is the longest nontherapeutic experiment on human beings in medical history. The strategies used to recruit and retain participants were quite similar to those being advocated for HIV/AIDS prevention programs today. Almost 60 years after the study began, there remains a trail of distrust and… CONTINUE READING
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