Assignment: the tuskegee syphilis study-applying the four ethical | HLTH 3100 – Ethical and Legal Issues in Healthcare | Walden University

 

To complete this Assignment, write a 2- to 3-page paper that addresses the following:

  • Summarize the Tuskegee Syphilis Study.
  • Discuss how each of the four ethical principles can be applied to the case (autonomy, beneficence, non-maleficence, and justice). Provide specific examples.
  • Discuss some of the legal and ethical lessons that can be learned from the Syphilis Tuskegee Study.