National Health Commission: the results of physical examination of this disease will be included in students’ health records!

In order to reduce the spread of tuberculosis in campus, the National Health Commission recently released. It is clear that all kinds of schools at all levels should carry out TB related examination in the entrance examination of freshmen and routine physical examination of teaching staff, and the results should be included in the health records of students and teaching staff.

in recent years, the TB epidemic situation in China has shown a downward trend. However, due to the large population base, the epidemic situation is still very serious, and it is a high burden country of tuberculosis in the world. School is a place where students are highly concentrated. Once tuberculosis occurs, it is easy to spread the disease on campus.

physical examination is an important means of early active detection of tuberculosis patients. According to the guidelines, schools at all levels should carry out TB related examination in the entrance examination of freshmen and the routine physical examination of teaching and administrative staff, and the physical examination results should be included in the health records of students and teaching staff. In principle, it should be completed before the students enter the school, and at the latest within 1 month after the beginning of the school. The main contents of physical examination are the close contact history of patients with tuberculosis and suspicious symptoms of tuberculosis, TST test and chest X-ray examination.

according to the guidelines, if 10 or more tuberculosis cases or death cases of tuberculosis occur in a school in the same semester, the county-level health administrative department of the school shall determine whether it constitutes a public health emergency based on the results of field investigation and public health risk assessment. Focus