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Pollock, Anne, 1975-
Medicating race : heart disease and durable preoccupations with difference / Anne Pollock
Alternate Title Heart disease and durable preoccupations with difference
Durham : Duke University Press, 2012
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 4th Floor  RA448.5.N4 P65 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) African Americans -- Medical care
African Americans -- Health and hygiene
Cardiology -- United States
Heart -- Diseases -- United States
Cardiovascular system -- Diseases -- United States
Physical Description ix, 265 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents Racial preoccupations and early cardiology -- Making normal populations and making difference in the Framingham and Jackson heart studies -- The durability of African American hypertension as a disease category -- The slavery hypothesis beyond genetic determinism -- Thiazide diuretics at a nexus of associations : racialized, proven, old, cheap -- Bidil: medicating the intersection of race and heart failure
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-252) and index
Series Experimental futures

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