Thursday, April 24th, 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 >
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 >

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 has become the American metaphor for medical racism, government malfeasance, and physician arrogance. The sub... 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 Study: The Real Story and BeyondThe Tuskegee Syphilis Study: The Real Story and BeyondIn 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 >

History of SyphilisHistory of SyphilisThe book presents the first comprehensive history of the origin of syphilis, from its appearance in Europe at the end of the fifteenth century to th... 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 >

Zois in Nighttown: Prostitution and Syphilis in the Trieste of James Joyce and Italo Svevo (1880-1920)Zois in Nighttown: Prostitution and Syphilis in the Trieste of James Joyce and Italo Svevo (1880-1920)In his Trieste Diary, or Book of Days, Stanislaus Joyce mentions that one night in April 1907, as he and his brother were strolling through the Cittav... Read More >