Outstanding figures of the socialist era of medicine
History Of Medicine / / May 03, 2016
prominent Soviet therapist GF Lang was born in 1875. He studied at the St. Petersburg Military Medical Academy.young doctor's scientific activity began in 1899 in the clinic of Professor Botkin student.MV Yanovsky.By self-educational work of GF Lang started only after the Great October Socialist Revolution, when in 1922 he was appointed a professor of Faculty therapeutic clinic female Leningrad Medical Institute.
Scientific activity GF Lang is versatile.Especially bright trace he left in the pathology of the cardiovascular system.As directed by prof.GF Lang clinic much has been done to identify early forms of diseases associated with abnormal living conditions.Especially a lot of GF Lang worked in the development of therapeutic and preventive direction of Soviet medicine."Mark the successful ways to combat (disease), - he said - it means to save many thousands of people from premature death and disability."
GF Lang, the first in 1922 identified hypertension as a distinct disease entities.To combat t
GF Lang and his students have a lot of value in the study of asthma clinics, gangrene of the lungs, liver diseases.As a prominent representative of the national medical school, a supporter of the physiological direction, GF Lang was one of the first widely used in the clinic to achieve Pavlov.In 1948, at the 4th session of the Academy of Medical Sciences of the USSR it was offered a scientifically based theory of the pathogenesis of neurogenic hypertension.Water from its works GFLang wrote: "Etiopathogenesis hypertensive disease there is one supreme nerve dysfunction departments apparatus, regulating blood pressure, due to their over-voltage, followed by the addition of a secondary renal pressor humoral factor".
In 1951 for the monograph "Essential hypertension" GF Lang was awarded the State Prize.All subsequent advances in the study of essential hypertension clinic based on the works of GF Lang in this area.
GF Lang, along with MP Konchalovsky was the organizer of the journal "Therapeutic Archives".In 1926-1930 gg.edited by GF Lang was released "Guidelines for Internal Medicine" in four volumes of social science activities GF Lang extremely extensive.He has spoken with the program reports on the therapeutic congresses and conferences.
As a teacher GF Lang paid much attention to the reform of medical education.In particular, in 1937, he introduced them to the clinic led to the curriculum of medical students outpatient sessions.
Prof.GF Lang thought it necessary to contact a health center to a hospital.In the future, these provisions Soviet clinician on served as the basis for the restructuring of a large scale medical business health authorities.
Died GF Lang in 1948