Health games China | jian-xin zhou: follow the medical security work

2022-06-04 0 By

Medical security is of great significance in early screening, prevention, first aid, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation, and is an important guarantee for the successful holding of sports events.The Olympic Games is an international and personnel intensive sporting event, served by athletes, event technicians, officials, volunteers and spectators.Therefore, in the preparation process of medical care, it is necessary not only to cover all aspects but also to ensure details, grasp the key points, and go through repeated drills and tests.Zhou Jianxin, Chief medical officer of Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and Executive Vice President of Beijing Tiantan Hospital Affiliated to Capital Medical UniversityAccordingly, the content that the job of medical treatment ensures offers also has distinction, basically have the following characteristic: the first, climatic characteristic.Winter itself is the high incidence of influenza and other infectious diseases, almost every Winter Olympics will have the occurrence of small infectious diseases, especially norovirus.Therefore, the protection of infectious diseases needs to be given strong attention.Second, topography and geomorphic characteristics.Because some venues are located in mountainous areas and others have higher drops, athletes are more likely to be injured than in the Summer Games.Third, project characteristics.In snow sports, athletes move at a fast speed. Once accidents happen, injuries are often serious. In addition to common fractures, craniocerebral trauma, cervical spine injury, and even chest and abdomen injury may occur.Therefore, for qualified medical security work of the Winter Olympics, the preparatory work must keep improving;In the course of the event, the rescue should race against time to avoid the adverse consequences caused by delay;From on-site rescue, to the athletes’ medical station, and then to the designated rear hospital, the whole rescue process should be seamless.However, there is one more important issue that must be addressed if all three are to be met — the mode of transportation for snow sports.When athletes in mountainous areas or stadiums with complex terrain need to be transported by accident, the complexity is greatly increased compared with conventional rescue, and even helicopter rescue teams are required to carry out relevant work.To this end, we respectively in yanqing and Zhangjiakou snow events in the two main areas equipped with helicopter rescue teams.At present, the helicopter rescue team has the ability to quickly transfer the injured to designated hospitals.In addition, in the process of preparing for the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics, the Organizing Committee for the Winter Olympics also arranged a cooperation mechanism between large hospitals in Beijing and Hebei Province, and built the Third Hospital of Peking University, Chongli Hospital and Yanqing Hospital.This work has improved the level of medical services in mountain hospitals, which will continue to function and provide daily medical services to local residents.I have full confidence in medical care for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics.We have prepared for a long time from the establishment of the process, the selection of personnel and the deduction and testing of details.At present, the medical team has entered a tense state of war, always straining this string, give full play to the role of medical security in the event.The picture shows the medical team members of the National Alpine Skiing Center participating in a snow rescue training in Chongli District, Zhangjiakou City.For these team members, skiing skills are fundamental and medical rescue skills are central.Starting in 2018, they will spend at least four weeks each winter on average, traveling to designated locations for relevant training.