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What did karl marx mean by mode of production?

What did karl marx mean by mode of production?

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School: College of William and Mary
Department: History
Course: Medicine in America
Professor: Robert scholnick
Term: Fall 2016
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Name: Week 11 Notes
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What did karl marx mean by mode of production?



Medicine in America

November 22, 2016

Notes Week 11

∙ Class Notes

o Tuskegee studies

 Knowingly withheld treatment to syphilis patients

 Made physicians also withhold treatments

 Blatantly lied about the pretenses and information about the study 

∙ Made patients sign an “informed consent,” when they weren’t 

informed about the actual practices behind the study

∙ Set up the study based on the assumption that the blacks being 

tested were too stupid to know any better

 In 1974, wives, widows, and offspring of the deceased patients from this  study were added to a benefits program to help with medical benefits and  burials for the participants 


Who was the first african american to earn a medical degree?



o Peter Buxtun

 Whistleblower in Tuskegee Syphilis Studies

 Went to University of Oregon

 Psychiatrist in Army

o Sickness and Health in America

 Page 400

∙ Brandt quotes Claude Bernard on human experimentation in 1865

o Says that principals of protecting human subjects are well

known and there are limits  Don't forget about the age old question of Which immortal entity ate his children?

o We should conduct studies on people if their lives could be 

saved from the studies  We also discuss several other topics like Why is the qibla wall in mosques so heavily adorned?
If you want to learn more check out What is hypercapnia?

o NMA

 Black physicians were excluded from AMA, so NMA was started to allow them to be a part of their own group 

 National Medical Association 

 Restricted access to whites 


What are professional goals for nurses?



 Attempted to increase the number of African Americans who went to  Medical School 

o Margaret Heckler 

 Secretary of Health during the Regan administration 

 Set up a task force on minority health 

o Life expectancy among African Americans and Whites 

 White death rates are going up and life expectancy is going down 

∙ Obesity, which leads to diabetes 

∙ Opioid addiction 

o Virginia is currently under a public health emergency due 

to the opioid crisis 

o Nathan Francis Mossell (1856­1946)

 Committed to education of himself and other blacks 

 Very well equipped physician  We also discuss several other topics like What is the meaning of adjacent nodes?

 Against hospitals exclusively for blacks 

 Help found Frederick Douglass hospital and training school in 1895 ∙ Able to secure state funding  

o Daniel Hale Williams

 Founded nation’s first black hospital  If you want to learn more check out What is the meaning of intragenerational?
Don't forget about the age old question of What is the meaning of equality in economics?

∙ Goal was to train African American physicians and nurses 

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