International conference on health, safety and environment in oil and gas exploration and production. New Orleans LA (USA), 1996/06/09.
In a joint venture with a Russian partner a US company has been involved in building a production facility in the tundra of Northern Russia, north of the arctic circle.
Following an assessment of the health risks, and the local health facilities it was decided to establish medical clinics at the Arkhangelsk (Office HQ) and Ardalin (Production site) staffed by trained medical specialists (medics) who had previously worked on platforms in the UK North Sea.
The medics were supported 24 hours per day by phone, by a group of physicians with experience in remote medicine.
In order to review the clinical workload and cost effectiveness of the service each medic kept a log of all consultations for medical problems.
The log detailed date of consultation, location, name, company affiliation, occupation, medical condition, whether related to work, treatment and disposal e.g. back to work, bed rest, medical evacuation In this paper an analysis of the information provided in the medics'logs at Arkhangelsk and Ardalin is reviewed during a 12 month period during the construction of the facility.
First aid and emergency treatments were given to expatriates and Russian employees. (...)
Mots-clés Pascal : Statistique, Service santé, Médecine travail, Russie, Eurasie, Nord, Compagnie pétrolière, Fitness, Plateforme forage, Toundra, Organisation santé, Equipement sanitaire, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Statistics, Health service, Occupational medicine, Russia, Eurasia, North, Oil company, Fitness, Offshore drilling platform, Tundra, Public health organization, Sanitary equipment, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0069433
Code Inist : 002B30B03. Création : 21/05/1997.