SEPP Evgeny Konstantinovich (1878 — 1957) — the Soviet neuropathologist, the academician of AMH (1944), zasl. scientist of RSFSR (1934), member of the CPSU.
Ended medical f-t Moscow un-that in 1904. Worked in clinic of nervous diseases un-that under the leadership of V. K. Roth.
In 1911 protected dokt. the thesis on «About a Structure and Bonds Front Dvukholmiya of a Rabbit». Since 1913 professor and the director of clinic of nervous diseases of the High female courses in Moscow, from 1919 to 1924 the director of similar clinic and the rector of the Higher medical school (later the 3rd MSU), from 1924 to 1929 professor of the 2nd MSU, from 1929 to 1957 the department chair of nervous diseases of the 1st MMI.
E. K. Sepp is an author apprx. 100 scientific works, including 4 monographs, on various problems of theoretical and clinical neurology. Are characteristic of the majority of its researches anatomo-fiziol. an orientation, aspiration to open pato-fiziol. mechanisms zabolevashsh and its manifestations. In the field of normal and patol. he offered morphology of a nervous system the way of coloring of nervous tissue revealing at the same time nervous cells and fibers, determined a number of consistent patterns in distribution inf. process within a nervous system; in details investigated a structure and functions a chetverokholmiya and described a special chetverokholmny reflex (start reflex), having pointed to a wedge, value of its changes. The concept of a hemodynamics and likvo-rodinamika in a nervous system which is put forward by it in 1928 and its theory of «lock» function of a sympathetic nervous system underlining its adaptation role are widely known. A number of works about injuries of the central and peripheral nervous system is written to them, in to-rykh a peculiar treatment of Ouse is given to Giya's l and the method of its treatment is offered. In capital «History of development of the nervous system of vertebrata» written from positions of Darwinism, E. K. Sepp, based on data of evolution of a nervous system, offered an explanation various a wedge, phenomena. E. K. Sepp's works about localization of the centers of various functions in a brain, about the speech and its disturbances, about structural bases of the central braking are of great interest. E. K. Sepp is the author of the textbook nervous bolez*yay (together with M. B. Tsuker and E. V. Schmidt), sustained 5 editions. Among his pupils there is N. V. Konovalov, R. A. Tkachyov, O. A. Hondkarian, M. B. Tsuker, E. V. Schmidt.
E. K. Sepp was the deputy of the Moscow Council (1923 — 1930), the board member Vsesoyuznogo about-va neuropathologists, the associate editor of the Neuropathology and Psychiatry magazine.
It is awarded by the Orders of Lenin, the Labour Red Banner and medals.
Works: About a structure and bonds front dvukholmiya of a rabbit, yew., M., 1911; Organization of protection against an infection of the central nervous system of the person, Zhurn. psikhol., nevrol. and psikhiat., t. 2, page 118, 1923; Lock system of a brain, Saturday., it is devoted. to the 40 anniversary nauch., doctor, and pedagogich. deya-teln. prof. G. I. Rossolimo, page 135, M., 1925; The Clinical analysis of nervous diseases, p.1, M. — L., 1927; Die Dynamik der Blutzirkulation im Gehirn, B., 1928; The Main questions of a pathogeny of epilepsy and epileptic seizure, in book: Epilepsy, under the editorship of E. K. Sepp, page 5, M., 1937; Chetverokholmny reflex, Neuropath, and psikhiat., t. 6, century 2, page 143, 1937; Nervous diseases, M., 1954 (sovm. with other); About localization of functions in a cerebral cortex, Zhurn. neuropath, and psikhiat., t. 55, century 12, page 881, 1955; About a pathogeny of hypertensive strokes, in book: A hypertension, atherosclerosis, a myocardial infarction, under the editorship of A. L. Myasnikov, page 30, M., 1956; History of development of a nervous system of vertebrata, M., 1959; Topical diagnosis of diseases of a nervous system, M., 1962 (sovm. with other).
Bibliography: To 70-year anniversary of professor E. K. Sepp, Neuropath, and psikhiat., t. 18, L» 1, page 3, 1949; M and N - d e l sh t and m C.3. Evgeny Konstantinovich Sepp, Saturday. nauch. works, it is devoted, to the seventieth anniversary of professor E. K. Sepp, page 5, M., 1948; Schmidt E. V. and Vereshchagin N. V. Evgeny Konstantinovich Sepp (To the 100 anniversary since birth), Klin, medical, t. 56, century 9, page 143, 1978.
E. V. Schmidt.