Category Archives: Surgical Operations

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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My Surgical Operations Over the Years (from 1976 to 2013) – A Reflection

My Surgical Operations Over the Years (from 1976 to 2013) – A Reflection Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MSc Surg May 13, 2014 I am a general surgeon by profession.  Thus, in the practice of my profession, I got … Continue reading

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