The Tuskegee Study Truly A Disgrace

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I completely agree with you that the Tuskegee Study was truly a disgrace. How those men were treated was appalling and should have never happened. There were many ethical and legal violations that occurred during the study. One of the major issues I had was how the researchers took advantage of the men because they were uneducated and poor. “People should not be selected because they are marginalized, powerless, or poor” (Melnyk & Fineout-Overholt, 2015, p. 524). The participants believed the study was a dream come true because they would be getting free medical care. We all know the medical care they received was disgraceful and lead to good men dying for no reason. Luckily, in our day and age there are legal and ethical principles put into

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