Eduardo C. Ayuste

Field of award: Clinical Surgery

Year awarded: 2007

Division: Health Sciences


In recognition of his pioneering works and accomplishments as a scientist and an advance surgeon. His works on fluid resuscitation helped elucidate some cellular and processes in play during hemorrhagic shock. He expounded on a surgical techniques used to control presacral bleeding. He played an important role in the development a novel techniques for emergency preservation and resuscitation – suspended and (hypothermic hyperkalemic asanguinous arrest). He was instrumental in the condition of couple of Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Philippine College of Surgeons. His award-winning researches have been published internationally.

Education: Diploma in the Medical Care Catastrophes at Society of Apothecaries of London; Doctor of Medicine University of the Philippines Manila; BS (Biology) University of the Philippines Diliman