JOHN E. MILNER, M.D.
The supreme court's decision on 28 June in Regents of the University of California v. Bakke (1) admitted Mr. Bakke to the first-year class at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. That is the clearest consequence of the decision. The spokesmen of various factions have rushed to acclaim the decision, to denounce it, or to accept it as a peculiarly democratic compromise. Among the commentators was Dr. John Cooper, President of the Association of the American Medical Colleges (AAMC). His judgment was that "the only problem for the medical schools will be to find an appropriate weight for
MILNER JE. After Bakke. Ann Intern Med. 1978;89:567–568. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-89-4-567
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1978;89(4):567-568.
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