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22 Cards in this Set

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According to the Tuskegee lecture, the role of Nurse Rivers was important because
She gained the confidence of the participants and was credited by some for the success of the study
The Tuskegee Legacy Committee
The committee formed with the purpose of gathering anyone with ties to the Tuskegee Syphilis Study and to ask President Clinton to apologize to the families of the victims of the study
Disease outbreaks along with war led to the decimation of which population?
Native Americans
According to the U.S. Bureau of the Census' "Projected Percentage of Resident U.S. Population by Race/Ethnicity, 2010-2070," Whites will first fall below the 50%
The period of slavery lasted how long?
Today, health care facilities face the threat of government sanctions if
they are found to be engaging in racially discriminatory practices.
The Tuskegee Syphilis Study:
a. Was originally projected to last 6 months but actually went on for 40 years
b. Withheld adequate treatment from a group of men who had syphilis
c. Was carried out in Macon County, Alabama
The baby boomers will celebrate there sixty-fifth birthdays
According to the Tuskegee lecture, the government doctors felt betrayed
by the government's failure to defend the study.
According to the Tuskegee lecture, which of the following is associated with the sentiments some may feel towards government research?
19th Amendment
all women had the right to vote
15th Amendment
ratified in 1870
prohibited states from barring any males to vote
13th Amendment
outlawed slavery
14th Amendment
gave citizenship to all born in US or naturalized
According to the Tuskegee lecture, the government doctors failed to acquire which of the following from the study participants:
Informed consent
Which amendment paved the way for equal educational opportunities.
The Office of Management and Budget responded to the need to standardize data collection on race and ethnicity by developing:
Directive 15
According to the Tuskegee Lecture, the govt doctors felt betrayed by the govts failure to defend the study.
Which department was responsible for enrolling participants in the Tuskegee Syphillis Study.
United States Public Health Services
How long did the Tuskegee Syphillis Study last?
40 years
The Secretarys Task Force Report on Black and Minority Health was released in 1985 by who:
Margaret Heckler
The Federal Office of Minority Health (OMH) was established by _______ in 1986.
The Department of Health and Human Services