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Racial Categories in Medical Practice: How Useful Are They?

  • Lundy Braun,
  • Anne Fausto-Sterling mail,

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  • Duana Fullwiley,
  • Evelynn M Hammonds,
  • Alondra Nelson,
  • William Quivers,
  • Susan M Reverby,
  • Alexandra E Shields
  • Published: September 25, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0040271

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