Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Vídeos sobre la Sífilis

Bad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, New and Expanded EditionBad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, New and Expanded EditionFrom 1932 to 1972, the United States Public Health Service conducted a non-therapeutic experiment involving over 400 black male sharecroppers infected... Read More >
Examining Tuskegee: The Infamous Syphilis Study and Its Legacy (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture)Examining Tuskegee: The Infamous Syphilis Study and Its Legacy (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture)The forty-year Tuskegee Syphilis Study, which took place in and around Tuskegee, Alabama, from the 1930s through the 1970s, has become a profound meta... Read More >
The History of SyphilisThe History of Syphilis

From its appearance in Europe at the end of the fifteenth century until its cure with the discovery of penicillin, syphilis has inspired wildly var... Read More >

Bad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment: A Tragedy of Race and MedicineBad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment: A Tragedy of Race and MedicineFrom 1932 to 1972, the United States Public Health Service conducted a non-therapeutic experiment involving over 400 black male sharecroppers infected... Read More >
Pox: Genius, Madness, And The Mysteries Of SyphilisPox: Genius, Madness, And The Mysteries Of SyphilisFrom Beethoven to Oscar Wilde, from Van Gogh to Hitler, Deborah Hayden throws new light on the effects of syphilis on the lives and works of seminal f... Read More >
The Tuskegee Syphilis StudyThe Tuskegee Syphilis StudyIn 1932, the U.S. Public Health

Service recruited 623 African

American men from Macon County, Alabama, for a study of "the effects of untreated ... Read More >

Disease & History: Third EditionDisease & History: Third EditionA newly revised edition of an established classic in the history of medicine.

Arising from collaboration between a doctor and a historian, Di... Read More >
Sex, Sin, and Science: A History of Syphilis in America (Healing Society: Disease, Medicine, and History)Sex, Sin, and Science: A History of Syphilis in America (Healing Society: Disease, Medicine, and History)

Social and cultural factors, as well as medical ones, help to shape the way we understand and react to diseases. In the case of a disease associat... Read More >

Gender, Sexuality, and Syphilis in Early Modern Venice: The Disease that Came to Stay (Early Modern History: Society and Culture)Gender, Sexuality, and Syphilis in Early Modern Venice: The Disease that Came to Stay (Early Modern History: Society and Culture)A unique study of how syphilis, better known as the French disease in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, became so widespread and embedded in th... Read More >