Университетские медики и народные целители: проблема взаимодействия (Россия, первая половина XIX века)
This article focuses on the study of the Russian scientific physicians’ representations of popular medicine in the first half of the 19th century. Article is based on a complex of medico-topographical descriptions of Russian cities and regions. These documents are stored among archival documents of the Moscow University (Central Historical Archive of Moscow) and partly published in medical journals. This article analyses difficult system of interaction between the scientific medical knowledge from graduates of the medical faculties and the house treatment based on alternative treatment approaches.