In 2023, on September 15, a seminar on measles prevention was held for medical workers at the Auezov emergency substation in the Abay region. Interns of GP group 623 reported on the epidemiological situation of measles in the world. Infectious disease specialists noted in their lecture that measles is a highly contagious, severe disease of viral origin with an airborne transmission mechanism and that the contagiousness index for this infection is close to 100%.
The clinical picture of measles and its complications were covered in detail, and an algorithm for providing medical care to patients with measles was presented separately. The speakers noted that timely and complete vaccination is the key to ensuring individual and population immunity to measles and other vaccine-preventable diseases.
Shaimardanov N.K., Smail E.M.