Measles (Rubeola)

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Measles. Erythematous macules and papules with symmetrical, diffuse distribution (Reproduced with permission from Wolff K, Johnson RA. Color Atlas & Synopsis of Clinical Dermatology. 5th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2005:788).

Read more about measles in context:

Clinical Dermatology: Chapter 27. Fever and Rash

Read more about measles:

Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e: Chapter 200. Measles (Rubeola)

Current Diagnosis and Treatment: Pediatrics: Chapter 40. Infections: Viral and Rickettsial 

The Color Atlas of Family Medicine: Chapter 126. Measles

Melanie Allison, DNP, MSN, RN, ACNP-BC

Executive Manager, Education & Learning, McGraw-Hill

Melanie Allison is the Executive Manager of Education & Learning with McGraw Hill. She earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree and Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education from The Johns Hopkins University. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree, specializing as an acute care nurse practitioner (ACNP), from Vanderbilt University. Melanie has more than 20 years of experience as a registered nurse and nurse practitioner in adult cardiology and advanced lipid management. She is a part-time faculty member at a top school of nursing where she has taught for more than 16 years.