Volgograd Journal of Medical Research
Quarterly Journal of Science and Practice

UDK: 61(09): 616.915

«Big city’s disease» – measles: roots of the problem and scientific research in the XX century

O. S. Kitsenko

Волгоградский государственный медицинский университет, кафедра истории и культурологии


The article discussed the features of measles epidemics in the urban environment, as well as methods of treatment and prevention in the XX century.


infectious diseases, measles, serum therapy, measles vaccine