How Abolition of Race-Based Medicine Is Necessary to American Health Justice

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American Medical Association

This article considers how glomerular filtration rate (a test of kidney function) estimates are one example of historically, politically, and scientifically situated racialized practice in health care today that illuminates a glaring need to abolish race-based clinical care of any kind.

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Published on 09/27/2022