Monthly Archives: April 2015

Butterfly Needle vs Catheter Needle

A patient is for intravenous infusion of drugs which will last for about 20 minutes. Question: Which needle to use?  Butterfly needle or catheter needle? Butterfly needle – Catheter needle – Butterfly needle. Both butterfly needle and catheter needle can … Continue reading

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Cholesteroloses in Gallbladder Need Not To Be Operated Upon

Cholesteroloses in gallbladder need not to be operated upon. Be aware. ROJ@15apr2

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Life Span of Cancer Patients

“They (the patients) set the age target they want to reach. As oncologists, we try to help them (achieve) the best quality of life possible.” ROJ agrees but with the following additional comments, opinions and recommendations on general guidelines on … Continue reading

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Right lower quadrant abdominal tenderness is the first cue for acute appendicitis. ROJ@15apr2

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Causes of Breast Cancer

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April 9 – Day of Valor and Cancer Survivors Day – 2016

April 9 – Araw ng Kagitingan, Day of Valor, and Cancer Survivors Day Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MSc Surg April 9, 2016 Today, April 9, 2016, is a national holiday in the Philippines. The basis for this holiday … Continue reading

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Fibrous Histiocytoma – Back

Fibrous Histiocytoma – Back – Young Female Patient – 1 cm – Paraspinal Area – Suspected to be deep – excision under local anesthesia

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