TURANOV Nikolay Mikhaylovich (1905 — 1983) is the Soviet dermatovenerologist, zasl. scientist of RSFSR (1972), professor. The member of the CPSU since 1926.
Ended medical f-t Perm un-that in 1930, the venereologist and e with to about m in-that worked h in Integrated state (nowadays Central research dermatovenerologic in in-t of M3 of the USSR). In
1939 — 1946 the senior, then hl. the controller on health care Goskontrolya of RSFSR and the USSR, since 1947 the deputy head of department of shots of M3 of the USSR, in 1948 — 1980 the director Central research dermatovenerologic in-that (in 1980 — 1983 the consultant of it in-that). In 1966 protected dokt. the thesis on the subject «Materials to History of Fight against Syphilis in the USSR and a Way of Elimination of Infectious Forms of This Disease».
H. M. Turanov published the St. 200 scientific works devoted generally to questions of the organization of fight against venereal and skin diseases, improvement and unification of methods of treatment of patients with syphilis and gonorrhea, serol. diagnoses of syphilis and organization of control of activity serol. laboratories of the country, the centralized approbation of surfactants.
He was one of editors of the atlas «Skin and venereal diseases», the guide to a dermatovenereology, 9 reference books and 16 collections of scientific works of institute.
Ii. M. Turanov was an editor of a redotdel «Dermatology and venereology» of BME, the associate editor of the «Bulletin of Dermatology and Venereology» magazine, the member of Academic medical council of M3 of the USSR, the vice-chairman Vsesoyuznogo and the chairman Moscow about-in dermatovenerologists.
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Is awarded by awards of the October Revolution, the Labour Red Banner (two), «the Sign of Honour» and medals.
Works: Reference book on the organization of fight against venereal and infectious skin diseases, M., 1961 (bus of a number of hl. and edition sovm. with Studnitsin A. A.); Materials to history of fight against syphilis in the USSR and ways of elimination of infectious forms of this infection, a yew., M., 1964; Topical issues of a pathogeny and therapy of skin and venereal diseases, M., 1971 (bus of a number of hl. and edition sovm. with Studnitsin A. A.); Methodical materials on diagnosis, clinic, treatment and prevention of skin and venereal diseases, M., 1974 (an edition sovm. with Studnitsin A. A.); Skin and venereal diseases, Atlas, M., 1977 (edition sovm. with other); Reference book of the dermatovenerologist, Tashkent, 1978 (edition sovm. with Studnitsin A. A.).
Bibliography: To the 75 anniversary of the prof. of H. M. Tu-ranova, Vestn. dermas, and veins., No. 4, page 79, 1981; Memories of professor Nikolay Mikhaylovich Turanov, in the same place, No. 7, page 78, 1983.
V. N. Mordovtsev.