SMELOV Nikolay Sergeyevich (1898 — 1975) — the Soviet dermatovenerologist, professor (1940), zasl. scientist (1968).
After the termination in 1921 medical f-that 1 MSU worked at department of dermatovenereal diseases of the Higher medical school in Moscow. Since 1924 the assistant, the senior research associate in Central research dermatovenerologic in-those; later manager. department of syphilology, and since 1953 the manager. department of dermatology of it in-that. In 1940 protected dokt. the thesis on the subject «Osarsolum in an Experiment and Clinic of Syphilis».
N. S. Smelov is the author of St. 200 scientific works, including three monographs devoted to various problems of a dermatovenereology. It made a big contribution to development experimental and the wedge, syphilology, in particular studied activity of various antisyphilitic means (including Osarsolum and bismuth). He studied a tuberculosis cutis, became widely known its managements in for doctors «Tubercular diseases of skin». To one of the first in the USSR it began to deal with a problem of reticuloses of skin; offered a technique of complex treatment of patients with a lupus erythematosus, a pemphigus, a scleroderma, vasculites; investigated pathogenetic mechanisms of a pruritic dermatosis (eczema, neurodermatitis) and psoriasis from positions of a nervosism.
From 1957 to 1966 N. S. Smelov was chairman Vserossiyskogo, and since 1967. Moscow about-in dermatovenerologists, the editor-in-chief of a redotdel «Dermatology. Venereology» BME, it was the honorary member about-in dermatologists of France, Austria, Romania, etc.
It is awarded by the Order of Lenin and medals.
Works: Treatment of syphilis bismuth, M. — L., 1929 (sovm. with Efron N. S.); Osarsolum in an experiment and clinic of syphilis, a yew., M., 1939; Tubercular diseases of skin, M., 1947 (sovm, with Rossiyansky N. L.); Osarsolum in therapy of syphilis, M., 1948; To a question of histology and clinic of the reticuloses proceeding with preferential damage of skin, Vestn. dermas, and veins., No. 6, page 7, 1958 (sovm. from Belyaeva E. F.); Corticosteroids and AKTG in therapy of skin diseases, in the same place, No. 11, page 6, 1960; About a therapeutic effectiveness of a deoxyribonuclease at treatment of patients with a pemphigus, in the same place, No. 5, page 49, 1975 (sovm. with Samsonovy V. A.).
Bibliography: Memories of professor Nikolay Sergeyevich Smelov, Vestn. dermas, and veins., No. 1, page 90, 1976; Professor N. S. Smelov (To the 70 anniversary since birth), in the same place, No. 12, page 74, 1968.
A. A. Kalamkaryan.