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ShareCompartir The Study Begins Inthe Public Health Service, working with the Tuskegee Institute, began a study to record the natural history of syphilis in hopes of justifying treatment programs for blacks. In truth, they did not receive the proper treatment needed to cure their illness.
In exchange for taking part in the study, the men received free medical exams, free meals, and burial insurance. Although originally projected to last 6 months, the study actually went on for 40 years. The panel had nine members from the fields of medicine, law, religion, labor, education, health administration, and public affairs.
The panel found that the men had agreed freely to be examined and treated. However, there was no evidence that researchers had informed them of the study or its real purpose.
In fact, the men had been misled and had not been given all the facts required to provide informed consent. The men were never given adequate treatment for their disease.
Even when penicillin became the drug of choice for syphilis inresearchers did not offer it to the subjects. The advisory panel found nothing to show that subjects were ever given the choice of quitting the study, even when this new, highly effective treatment became widely used.
In Octoberthe panel advised stopping the study at once.
In the summer ofa class-action lawsuit was filed on behalf of the study participants and their families. As part of the settlement, the U.
Inwives, widows and offspring were added to the program. Inthe program was expanded to include health as well as medical benefits. The last study participant died in January There are 12 offspring currently receiving medical and health benefits.
Washington at the Atlanta Cotton Exposition, outlines his dream for black economic development and gains support of northern philanthropists, including Julius Rosenwald President of Sears, Roebuck and Company.
Rosenwald Fund provides monies to develop schools, factories, businesses, and agriculture. Washington dies; Robert Moton continues work. Syphilis is seen as major health problem. Prevalence of 35 percent observed in reproductive age population.
Cure rate is less than 30 percent; treatment requires months and side effects are toxic, sometimes fatal. Clark and Vondelehr decide to follow men left untreated due to lack of funds in order to show need for treatment program.
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