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The C. Everett Koop Papers

Title:
James W. Colbert Distinguished Lecture: Presented at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina pdf (1,754,111 Bytes) ocr (32,812 Bytes)
James W. Colbert Distinguished Lecture: Presented at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina
Description:
In this speech, Koop reviewed the main issues that shaped his first three years in office as U.S. Surgeon General, namely discrimination against persons with disabilities and against the elderly, abortion, home care for Americans with long-term health needs, organ transplantation, and the right of newborns with birth defects to medical treatment.
Number of Image Pages:
25 (1,754,111 Bytes)
Date:
1984-03-15 (March 15, 1984)
Creator:
Koop, C. Everett
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Home Nursing
Home Care Services
Physician-Patient Relations
Disabled Children
Research Design
Abortion, Legal
Health Care Reform
Exhibit Category:
Biographical Information
Box Number: 104
Folder Number: 20
Unique Identifier:
QQBBDX
Document Type:
Speeches
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Speeches, Lectures, Papers, 1958-2004
SubSeries: 1984-1985
Folder: Lecture- J.W. Colbert Distinguished Lecture, Charleston, SC, 1984 Mar 15
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-08-14
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