Monthly Archives: March 2013

Life Span, Life Expectancy, Decision-making in Medical Management and Life Plan Preparation

Life Span, Life Expectancy, Decision-making in Medical Management and Life Plan Preparation Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPED, MSc Surg March 24, 2013 I came across this table in the Net this week while studying on health status and health … Continue reading

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Do It Anyway! Do Good Anyway! Rey!

Do It Anyway! Do Good Anyway! Rey! The Paradoxical Commandments by Dr. Kent M. Keith People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway. If … Continue reading

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ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations – March 14, 2013 (#15)

ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations – March 14, 2013 (#15) March 14, 2013, I had a 33-year-old female, C. Figueroa, who had one macrocyst (1.5 cm) on her right breast which I just aspirated.  She recounted that before coming … Continue reading

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Reflections After Being Conferred with Xavier-Kuangchi Exemplary Alumni Award

 Reflections After Being Conferred with Xavier-Kuangchi Exemplary Alumni Award Reynaldo O. Joson, MD March 18, 2013 March 15, 2013, I was conferred the Xavier-Kuangchi Exemplary Alumnus Award together with Michael Tan, my classmate in Xavier School, Class 1966, and Willy … Continue reading

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Community Health Management Courses: A Design (ROJoson – Circa 1995)

Community Health Management Courses: A Design Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MS Surg The innovative medical curriculum contains several Community Health Management (CHM) courses that make it truly a community-oriented, if not community-based curriculum. There are a total of … Continue reading

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Go to the People … Live among Them ….

Credo of Rural Reconstruction Program: “Go to the people Live among them Learn from them Plan with them Work with them Start with what they know Build on what they have Teach by showing Learn by doing….”

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ROJoson’s TPOR on Advance Directive – 2013

February 23, 2013, I had a lengthy discussion with a breast cancer survivor of 29 years from Kalibo, Aklan on advance directive.  She is very much interested in my advance directive which I made in 2006.  I told her I … Continue reading

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