TITLE

Perceptions and misperceptions of skin color

AUTHOR(S)
Caldwell, Stephen H.; Popenoe, Rebecca
PUB. DATE
April 1995
SOURCE
Annals of Internal Medicine;4/15/95, Vol. 122 Issue 8, p614
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the limitations of the diagnostic and therapeutic utility of the racial labels `black' and `white.' Effect on the patient's health risk and outcomes for various diseases; Superficiality of racial divisions; Genetic background the American population.
ACCESSION #
9505306588

 

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