Monthly Archives: January 2016

2016 Review of ROJoson Medical Clinic Consultation with Appointment Time After One Year of Implementation

  In February 2, 2015, I wrote the following: ROJoson Medical Clinic Consultation with Appointment Time February 2, 2015 On my 66th birthday, I have decided to try another scheme to decrease the waiting time of my patients consulting me … Continue reading

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ROJoson Medical Clinic Form – 16jan29

Updated ROJoson Medical Clinic Form – 16jan29 Added “Disclaimer.” ROJ@16jan29 xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx REYNALDO O. JOSON, M.D. Master of Science in Clinical Medicine; Master in Health Profession Education ROJoson Medical Clinic Patient’s General Data Name _________________________________________________________________________                     (Last name)                                (First name)                             (Middle … Continue reading

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Intraoperative and Postoperative Evaluation

INTRAOPERATIVE AND POSTOPERATIVE EVALUATION Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, DPBS  There should always be a preoperative impression or diagnosis prior to an operation. During the operation, there should be an intraoperative evaluation. The intraoperative evaluation may either confirm or correct the … Continue reading

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The Operation, Its Preop Preparation and Postop Care – Case Study

The Operation, Its Preop Preparation and Postop Care Case Study Learning Objectives: At the end of the study, the student should be able to: 1. Identify the preop, operative, and postop phases in the management of a patient with a … Continue reading

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The Operation, Its Preop Preparations and Postop Care

THE OPERATION, ITS PREOP PREPARATIONS AND POSTOP CARE REYNALDO O. JOSON, M.D. 1992; 2000 SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES: At the end of the session, the students should be able to: 1. Define what an operation is. 2. Indicate the two purposes of … Continue reading

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Preop and Postop Care

PREOP AND POSTOP CARE Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, DPBS   Preop and postop care is essentially evaluation of the patient’s condition and patient care. Preoperative care starts right after the diagnosis of a surgical disease. Preoperative care consists primarily of … Continue reading

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Surgery – an Art and a Science

SURGERY – AN ART AND A SCIENCE  Surgery is an art – but art based on science. As an art, it calls for the judgment of the individual surgeon. His diagnosis, the timing and choice of his operative procedure, the … Continue reading

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Current Indications for Thyroid Scan

Before the advent of ultrasonography and needle biopsy of the thyroid gland, thyroid scan was frequently used together with the thyroid function tests and radioactive iodine uptake. With the presence of ultrasonography and needle biopsy of the thyroid, my usual … Continue reading

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How to Recognize Recurrent Breast Cancer

How to recognize recurrent breast cancer recurrence on a gross level Patient is post-operation for breast cancer. One day there is a palpable mass on the area of the operation. The mass is usually hard solid with ill-defined border. On … Continue reading

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Leg Cellulitis

Cellulitis is a spreading bacterial infection of skin and underlying tissues. The legs are most commonly affected, though cellulitis can occur anywhere. Cellulitis might affect only the skin’s surface. Or it might also affect tissues underlying the skin and can spread to the lymph … Continue reading

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