Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved volume 17, issue 4, P716-733 2006 DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2006.0130 View full text
Jan M. McCallum, Dhananjaya M. Arekere, B. Lee Green, Ralph V. Katz, Brian M. Rivers

Abstract: AbstractThe purpose of this review was to collect and interpret the findings of all published qualitative or quantitative research that assessed African Americans' 1) general awareness and/or specific knowledge of the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) Syphilis Study at Tuskegee, and 2) attitudes towards and/or willingness to participate in biomedical research. An exhaustive review of the literature produced eight articles that fit the aforementioned selection criteria. All articles that assessed both awarene…

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