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Porfirio M. Recio

Proctologist, Medal as most efficient resident in the PGH (1950)

Expertise: Proctology

Dr. Porfirio Recio is recognized for important contributions in the field of was the first surgeon to be elected president of the society with Dr. Esteban Pineda, who was the secretary, they represented the society in the Third Asian Pacific Congress in Melbourne, Australia and won the bid to host the 1972 Asia Pacific Congress. The preparation for the big event was the major highlight of his term. Dr. Recio was elected Chairman of the fourth Asia Pacific Congress of Gastroenterology.

Association

    • U. P. Medical Alumni Association, Member
    • Manila Medical Society, Member
    • Philippine Medical Association, Member
    • Philippine General Hospital Association, Member
    • Philippine Colelge of Surgeons, Fellow: Sec-Treasurer
    • International College of Surgeons, Fellow; Vice-Pres., Philippine Chapter
    • Philadelphia Proctologic Society, Associate: Honorary Fellow
    • American Proctologic Society, Affiliate; Associate: Fellow
    • Pan american Medical Association, Corresponding Secretary
    • Pan Pacific Surgical Association, Member
    • Brazilian Society of Proctology, Corresponding Member
    • American College of Surgeons, Fellow
    • Piedmont Proctologic Society, Honorary Fellow
    • Philippine Society of Gastroenterologists, Fellow; Member, Board of Directors
    • American Medical Writers Association, Member
    • New York Academy of Science, Member
    • Philippine Association of Medical Writers, Member, Board of Directors
    • Phi Kappa Phi, Member
    • American Association for the Advancement of Science, Member
    • Association of America Medical Colleges, Member
    • Hedrologicum Conlegium (International Society for the Study of Diseases of the COlon and Rectum), Vice-Pres.
    • International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Member
    • American Medical Authors Association, Member
    • Royal Society of Medicine, Fellow

Employment

    • Philippine General Hospital, Rotating Intern, 1941
    • Rural Health Demonstration Unit, Institute of Hygiene, University of the Philippines, Volunteer Worker, July 1941 - Aug. 20, 1941
    • Dept. of Pediatrics, Philippine General Hospital, Adjunct Asst. Resident Physician, Aug. 20 1941 - Sept. 9, 1941
    • Philippine General Hospital; College of Medicine, University of the Phil., Asst. Resident in Surgery and concurrently Asst. to Surgery, September 9, 1941 - February 1945
    • Philippine Civil Affairs Unit No. 1, Surgeon, Feb. 1945 - May 1945
    • Philippine General Provisional Hospital, PCAU No. 5, Ward Physician, May 1945 - June 1945
    • Philippine General Hospital, Asst. Resident in surgery, July 1945 - Aug. 1950
    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Assistant in Surgery, July 1945 - Aug. 1950
    • Philippine General Hospital, Senior Resident in Surgery, September 1950 - May 1951
    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Resident Instructor in Surgery, September 1950 - May 1951
    • Philippine General Hospital, Consultant Surgeon, July 1945 - May 1951
    • Dept. of Proctology, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Resident and concurrently Asst. Dept. of Proctology, July 1951 - Dec. 1953
    • Philippine General Hospital, Asst. Attending Surgeon, May 1954 - Dec. 1963
    • Philippine General Hospital, Associate Attending Surgeon, Jan. 1964
    • College of Medicine, University of thePhilippines, Asst. and later Instructor in Surgery, 1941 - 1951
    • School of Nursing, Philippine General Hospital, Instructor in First Aid Nursing and Surgery, 1946 - 1950
    • College of Nursing, Philippine General Hospital, Instructor in Medical and Surgical Emergencies and Principles of Surgery, 1950 - 1951
    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Asst. Professor of Surgery, May 1954
    • Post-Graduate School of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Professorial Lecturer, 1954
    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Associate Professor of Surgery, Jan 1964

Award

    • Tuazon award for most efficient intern, Philippine General Hospital, 1941
    • Medal as most efficient resident in the PGH, Manila Medical Society, 1950
    • Hermance Award for the best scientific paper, American Proctologic Society, 1953
    • Piedmont Proctologic Society award for the best paper on non-malignant disease of the bowel, American Proctologic Society, 1957

Education

    • University of the Philippines, Manila, A. A., 1936
    • University of the Philippines, Manila, M. D., 1941
    • Medical School, Temple University, Philadelphia, USA, M. S. Proctology, 1953

Publication

    • (Ja-F 1958) Habang humihinga'y umaasa - Dum Spiro, Spero (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 1
    • (Ap 1958) Impression from the One Hundred Sixth Anual Meetig of the American Medical Association
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 34, No. 4
    • (S 1946) Some observations on intratumoral hemorrhage
    • Philippine Medical World Volume 1, No. 5
    • Luis F. Torres, Porfirio M. Recio, Pablo Morales, (O 1946) Aneurysm of the renal artery
    • Philippine Medical World Volume 1, No. 6
    • (N-D 1946) Neoplasm of the pulmonary apex
    • Philippine Medical World Volume 1, No. 7-8
    • (Ap 1947) Chronic intussusception
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 23, No. 4
    • (F 1947) Cranial metastases from thyroid malignancy
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 23, No. 2
    • (O-D 1947) Delayed traumatic rupture of the spleen
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 4, No. 2
    • (S-O 1947) Developmental anomalies of the thyroid gland
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery Volume 2, No. 5
    • Cecilio D. Franco, Porfirio M. Recio, (F 1947) New growths of the digestive tract
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 23, No. 2
    • T. P. Pesigan, Luis F. Torres Jr., Porfirio M. Recio, (Jl 1947) Paragonimiasis westermani: an unexpected case with cystic formation in the anterior abdominal wall
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 23, No. 7
    • (O-N 1947) Pulmonary amebiasis
    • Philippine Medical World Volume 2, No. 10
    • Luis F. Torres Jr., Porfirio M. Recio, (Ag 1947) Statistical studies on urolithiasis: II. Clinical aspects
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 23, No. 8
    • Cecilio D. Franco, Porfirio M. Recio, (Mr 1947) A study of ileocecal tuberculosis
    • Philippine Medical Association Volume 23, No. 3
    • Luis F. Torres Jr., Porfirio M. Recio, (Ap 1947) Ureteral leukoplakia: a review of literature with a case report (Successful assection of ureter with reimplantation into the urinary bladder)
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 23, No. 4
    • (Jl-Ag 1948) Causes of death in the surgical service of the Philippine General Hospital
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery Volume 3, No. 4
    • (Jl-S 1948) Errors in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 5, No. 1
    • Luis F. Torres Jr., Porfirio M. Recio, (Ja 1948) Experiences in the use of non-absorbable sutures. I. - Alloy stainless steel wire sutures
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 24, No. 1
    • (1948) Experiences in the use of non-absorbable sutures. II. Abaca fiber sutures
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 24, No. 1
    • Porfirio M. REcio, Antonio Banson, (My-Je 1948) An investigation into the accuracy of diagnosis in the surgical service of the Philippine General Hospital
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery Volume 3, No. 3
    • Porfiro M. Recio, Carlos V. Yambao, (My 1948) Lingual thyroid
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 24, No. 5
    • (Je 1948) The relation of tropical diseases to surgery
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 24, No. 6
    • (Jl-S 1949) Surgical aspects of helminthiasis
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 6, No. 1
    • (O-D 1949) Experiences with the removal of large goiters
    • Acta medica Philippina Volume 6, No. 2
    • (N-D 1950) Cancer of the colon and rectum, its diagnosis and treatment
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery Volume 5, No. 6
    • (Mr-Ap 1950) An evaluation of proctosigmoidectomy without colostomy
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery Volume 5, No. 2
    • (1950) Medical gynecology
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association
    • Porfirio M. Recio, P. t. Cruz, (Ap-Je 1950) Proctoscopic diagnosis of rectal schistosomiasis
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 6, No. 4
    • (O-D 1950) Rectal schistosomiasis
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 7, No. 2
    • (1950) The surgical clinics of North America, Symposium on Surgical Emergencies, New York number
    • Philadelphia and London, W. B. Saunders & Co.
    • (My 1950) The surgical clinics of North America, Symposium on Surgical Emergencies, New York number
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 26, No. 5
    • (Ap-Je 1950) Thyroid surgery in the Philippine General Hospital
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 6, No. 4
    • (Jl-Ag 1950) Transactios of the American Goiter Association
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery Volume 5, No. 4
    • (Mr-Ap 1951) An appeal for the re-evaluation of total thyroidectomy
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery Volume 6, No. 2
    • Porfirio M. Recio, T. J. Luna, (Mr-Ap 1951) Appendicitis in the extremes of age
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery Volume 6, No. 2
    • (My 1951) Schistosomiasis and malaria from the surgeon's viewpoint
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 27, No. 5
    • Porfirio M. Recio, Teodoro J. Luna, (Ja-Mr 1951) A survey of intussesception in the Philippine General Hospital
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 7, No. 3
    • (Mr-Ap 1951) Unorthodox concepts in the postoperative care of wounds
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery Volume 6, No. 2
    • Porfirio M. Recio, M. J. Oppenheimer, (N 1953) An investigation into the effects of altered acid-base equilibirium upon the motility of the colon
    • American Journal of Surgery Volume 86, No. 5
    • (Ap-Je 1954) An integrated concept of anorectal disease
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 10, No. 4
    • (My-Je 1954) Notes on proctology
    • PGH Staff Bulletin Volume 1, No. 1
    • (My 1955) Graduate medical education abroad
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 31, No. 5
    • (N 1955) Minor surgery
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 31, No. 11
    • (Ja-Mr 1955) Proctosigmoidoscopy - a statistical study of 1,000 consecutive examinations
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 11, No. 3
    • (My-Je 1956) Proctosigmoidoscopy - a statistical study of 1,000 consecutive examinations
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 11, No. 3
    • (Ja-F 1955) Radical surgery in the treatment of epidermoid carcinoma of the anal canal
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 10, No. 1
    • (Mr 1955) Recent trends and newer concepts in proctology
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 31, No. 3
    • (D 1955) A review of general surgery, 1954-1955
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 31, No. 12
    • (Jl-Ag 1956) The diagnosis of cancer of the colon and rectum
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 11, No. 4
    • (N 1956) Fresh transanal (rectal) bleeding: its significance
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 32, No. 11
    • Harry Ellicott Bacon, Porfirio M. Recio, Ross, (1956) Proctology
    • Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott
    • (Mr 1956) Proctology in general practice
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 32, No. 3
    • (Jl 1956) Schistosomiasis from the proctologist's viewpoint
    • Journal of the International College of Surgeons Volume 21, No. 1
    • (Ja-F 1956) The use of cotton sutures in anorectal surgery
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 11, No. 1
    • (F 1957) Acute abdominal pain: its significance
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 33, No. 2
    • Porfirio M. Recio, Antonio de Leon, (Ap 1957) Candidiasis of the rectoanal tract
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 33, No. 4
    • (Ja-F 1957) Primary mucocutaneous apposition of permanent colostomies
    • Philippie Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 12, No. 1
    • (Ap-Je 1957) Considerations on cancer at the Hundred Sixth Anual Meeting of the American Medical Association
    • Philippine Journal of Cancer Volume 1, No. 2
    • (Ja-F 1957) A plea for the use of transverse colostomy
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 12, No. 1
    • (Jl 1956-Je 1957) Care of the patient for surgery of large bowel
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 13, No. 1-4
    • (Ja-Mr 1957) The rational approact to control of cancer of the colon and rectum
    • Philippine Journal of Cancer Volume 1, No. 1
    • (Mr 1957) A review of general surgery for 1955-1956, I.
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 33, No. 3
    • (Ap 1957) A review of general surgery for 1955-1956, II
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 33, No. 4
    • (My-Je 1958) The anatomico-pathologic bases for surgery of the cancerous colon - a new concept of surgical technic
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 3
    • (Ap-Je 1958) Biographic profiles: Potenciano Guazon y Carillo, A. B., M. D. 1882-1924
    • Philippine Journal of Cancer Volume 2, No. 2
    • (My-Je 1958) Bone diseases in medical practice
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 3
    • (Jl-Ag 1958) The diagnosis and treatment of cancer of the colon and rectum
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 4
    • (Mr-Ap 1958) Diagnosis and treatment of colorectal schistosomiasis
    • Diseases of the Colon and Rectum Volume 1, No. 2
    • (Ja-F 1958) Diseases and disorders of the colon
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 1
    • (Ja-F 1958) Essentials on clinical proctology
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 1
    • (Ja-F 1958) Facundo Frias Esquivel, M.D., D.T.M.P.H., F.C.P.S. November 27, 1891-November 22, 1957
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 1
    • (My-Je 1958) The innocent abroad (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 3
    • (My-Je 1958) Jose Rizal, el hero nacional Filipino, por varios autores
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 3
    • (Ja-F 1958) The management of acquired ano-rectal fistula
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 1
    • (N-D 1958) Membership in a society-its privileges and obligations (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 6
    • (S-O 1958) Of imitations and imitators (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 5
    • (S 1958) Philippine medicine today (Editorial)
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 34, No. 9
    • Andres T. Zavalla, Porfirio M. Recio, Francisco C. Du, Crisostomo A. Arcilla, (Ja-F 1958) Pneumatosis cystoides intestinorum hominis gas cysts of the intestine
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 1
    • (S 1958) Postoperative anorectal bleeding and its management
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 34, No. 9
    • (Mr 1958) Proctology and the general practitioner
    • Journal of Pangasinan Medical Society Volume 5, No. 1
    • (Ap 1958) The proposed Philippine Board of Surgery (Editorial)
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 34, No. 4
    • (My-Je 1958) Psychoprophylactic preparation painless childbirth
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 3
    • (Ja-F 1958) The rectal examination and its value
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 1
    • (Jl-Ag 1958) The rural clinic - an appraisal (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 4
    • Harry E. Bacon, Porfirio M. Recio, (Mr-Ap 1958) The surgical management of carcinoma of the colon and rectum: experiences with 1663 patients
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 2
    • (Mr-Ap 1958) The surgical specialist - his Raison d'Etre (Editorial)
    • Philippine Joural of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 2
    • (My-Je 1958) Synopsis of gastroenterology
    • Philippine Joural of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 3
    • (My-Je 1958) Vertigo ad dizziness by Alpers, Grune and Stratton
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 3
    • (Jl-Ag 1959) Changing patterns in surgical education (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetrics ag Gynecology Volume 14, No. 4
    • (N-D 1959) The Fifteenth Annual Meeting (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialist Volume 14, No. 6
    • (Ja-F 1959) On certain illnesses ad their cures (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 14, No. 1
    • (Mr 1959) On medical societies in the Philippines (Editorial)
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 35, No. 3
    • (Mr-Ap 1959) The opportunities of a surgical residency (Editorial)
    • Philippine Joural of Surgery ad Surgical Specialties Volume 14, No. 2
    • (S-O 1959) The physician and his education (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 14, No. 5
    • (Ja-F 1960) Max Thorek
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 15, No. 1
    • Jesus v. Licad, Ambrosio F. Tangco, Porfirio M. Recio, (My-Je 1959) The pre- and post-operative care of toxic goiter
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery ad Surgical Specialities Volume 14, No. 3
    • (Jl-Ag 1959) Recent advances in diagnosis and treatment in general surgery
    • Philippine Journal of surgery ad Surgical Specialties Volume 14, No. 4
    • (Ja 1959) Squibb clinical seminar II
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 35, No. 1
    • (N-D 1960) The annual meeting of the Philippine College of Surgeons (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 12
    • (My 1960) A brief history of the Department of Surgery
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 6
    • (N-D 1961) Tenth of December 1900 (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 6
    • (Jl 1960-Je 1961) A brief history of the Department of Surgery
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 17, No. 1-4
    • (Mr-Ap 1960) Early diagnosis of gastrointestial cancer
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 15, No. 2
    • (N-D 1960) Elections and the physician (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 15, No. 6
    • (Je 1960) The Filipino language as a scientific medium (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 7
    • (F 1960) A few notes on the history of the Department of Surgery
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 3
    • (Je 1960) English-Filipino vocabulary of anatomical terms
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 7
    • (S 1960) The first congress of the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 10
    • (Ja-Mr 1960) Fundamental considerationsin the diagnosis and treatment of cancer
    • Philippine Journal of Cacer Volume 2, No. 1
    • (Jl-Ag 1960) The Golden Jubilee of the Philippine Genral Hospital (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery ad Surgical Specialties Volume 15, No. 4
    • (Mr 1960) The growth ad development of a surgical resident (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 4
    • (N-D 1960) Hemostasis in surgery
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 15, No. 6
    • (Mr 1960) Hospital accreditation (Editorial)
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 36, No. 3
    • Porfirio M. Recio, Jaime Gatchalian, (Ap 1961) Tumors of the sacrococcygeal region
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 4
    • (S-O 1961) Twelve September 1936 (Editorial)
    • Philippie Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 5
    • (N-D 1961) Tuberculosis of the large bowel
    • Diseases of the Colon and Rectum Volume 4, No. 6
    • (My-Je 1960) Nationalism and the Filipino surgeon (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 15, No. 3
    • (Ja-F 1960) On certifying boards (Editorial)
    • Philippinne Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 15, No. 1
    • (My 1960) On filipino textbooks in surgery(Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 6
    • (Ag 1960) The Philippine General Hospital, 1910-1960 (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 9
    • (Mr-A 1960) Thephysician afield (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 15, No. 2
    • (Jl 1960-Je 1961) The present method of teaching in the Department of Surgery
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 17, No. 1-4
    • (F 1960) A proposal for a surgical library (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 3
    • (Ag 1960) Some notes on the history of biliary surgery
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 9
    • (N-D 1960) Surgery for cancer of the colon
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery ad Surgical Specialties Volume 15, No. 6
    • (S-O 1960) The Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 15, No. 5
    • (N-D 1960) Trananal bleeding
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 1, No. 12
    • (O-D 1961) Andres T. Zavalla (1893-1961)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 12, No. 10-12
    • (Jl 1961) The annual report (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 7
    • (S-O 1959) Antonio C. Villarama
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 14, No. 5
    • (Ag 1961) The case report - an appraisal (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulleti of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 8
    • (O-D 1961) The Department of Ophthalmology (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 10-12
    • (Je 1961) Dr. Jose Ignacio Abuel y Villasenor - pioneer Philippine neuro-surgeo, July 31, 1892-May 7, 1939
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 6
    • (April 1961) Doctora Flora R. Gutierrez - pioneerFilipio anesthesiologist, November 24, 1889-December 28, 1954
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 4
    • (My 1961) Emilio E. Bulatao, M.D., May 26, 1892 to May 4, 1961
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 5
    • (N-D 1961) The evolution of surgery for the cancer of rectum at the PGH
    • Philippine Joural of Surgery ad Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 6
    • (F 1961) The Filipio physician abroad (Editorial)
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 37, No. 2
    • (Mr 1961) The follow-up examination (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulleti of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 3
    • (Mr-A 1961) Howard Christian Naffziger
    • Philippinen Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 2
    • (S 1961) Impressions from a recent trip abroad
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 9
    • (Ap 1961) The lump in the neck - a tale of three physicians (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 4
    • (Je 1961) The medical alumni lectures (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 6
    • (Ja-F 1961) Morality ad the physician (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 1
    • (F 1961) The neglected rectal examination (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 2
    • (S-O 1961) Office proctology
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 5
    • (Jl-Ag 1961) On the preparation for a scientific meetig (Editorial)
    • Philippine Joural of Surgery ad Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 4
    • (S 1961) The Philippine College of Surgeons (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 9
    • F. Chavez, G. F. Austria, Porfirio M. Recio, (S 1961) Preliminary report on blood type Aand gastric carcinoma
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 9
    • (My-Je 1961) The problems of a surgical specialty organization (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 3
    • (N-D 1961) Professor Andres Tiongco Zavalla
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 6
    • (Ja 1961) The secod year (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 1
    • (Mr-A 1961) Some reflections on socialized medicie (Editorial)
    • Philippine Joural of Surgery ad Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 2
    • (S 1961) The surgical treatment of cancer
    • Surgical Bulleti of the Philippie General Hospital Volume 2, No. 9
    • (My 1961) The thorough physical examination (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 2, No. 5
    • (S-O 1961) Ulysses Grant Dailey
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 16, No. 5
    • (S-O 1962) Aquilino Argosino y Yzon, January 4, 1896-July 17, 1962medical bibliographer and bibliophile
    • Philippine Journal of surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 5
    • (My-Je 1962) Augusto Pio Villalon y Santos, May 5, 1886-May 6, 1962
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 3
    • (Ja-F 1962) The cancer from within (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 1
    • Aristo P. Awitan Jr., Porfirio M. Recio, (My-Je 1962) Cancer of the rectum. A review of theclinico-pathologic features and management
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 3, No. 3
    • (Mr-Ap 1962) The challenge surgical research in the Philippines (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 2
    • (N-D 1962) The diagnosis and treatment of jaundice
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 6
    • (Ja 1962) Is that trnafusion necessary? (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 3, No. 1
    • (S 1962) Juan de la Cruz, medicine doctoris (Editorial)
    • Journal of the Philippinen Medical Association Volume 38, No. 9
    • (My-Je 1962) The medical student and his education (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 3, No. 3
    • (Jl-O 1962) Obligations of a medical student (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulleti of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 4, No. 5
    • (F 1962) On medical students and charity patients (Editorial)
    • Surgical Bulleti of the Philippine General Hospital Volume 3, No. 2
    • (F 1962) The perforated peptic ulcer
    • Surgical Bulletin of the Philippie General Hospital Volume 3, No. 2
    • (S-O 1962) The Philippines and internatioal scientific meetings (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 5
    • (N-D 1962) The physician and the people's health (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 6
    • (Jl-Ag 1962) The physician as writer and editor (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 4
    • (My-Je 1962) Physician, heal thyself (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 3
    • (Ja-F 1962) Ramon L. Blanco, April 14, 1900-December 3, 1961
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 1
    • (Jl-S 1962) Some experiences with cancer of the rectum at the Philippine General Hospital
    • Philippine Journal of Cancer Volume 4, No. 3
    • (Ap-Je 1962) Some notes on cancer of the rectum
    • Philippine Journal of Cancer Volume 4, No. 2
    • (Mr-Ap 1962) Some notes on cancer of the rectum
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 2
    • Victor A. Reyes, Porfirio M. Recio, (O-D 1962) A study on graduate degrees in medical education
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 19, No. 2
    • Harry Ellicott Bacon, Porfirio M. Recio, Teodoro P. Nuguid; foreword by Alexander Bunschwig, (1962) Surgical aatomy of the colo, rectum and canal
    • Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott
    • (S-O 1962) Victor Dolore - a pageant of man and men
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 17, No. 5
    • (Mr-Ap 1963) Andres Esparad y Apelo
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and surgical Specialties Volume 18, No. 2
    • (Mr-A 1963) The cult of personality (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 18, No. 2
    • (Mr-A 1963) Jose Roxas Gonzales
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 18, No. 2
    • (My-Je 1963) The professioal, the press and the public - the eternal triangle (Editorial)
    • Philippie Journal of surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 18, No. 3
    • (Ap 1963) The return of the native (Editorial)
    • Journal of the Philippie Medical Association Volume 39, No. 4
    • (Ja-F 1964) Help wanted: for an academic career in surgery (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 19, No. 1
    • (My-Je 1964) The hospital situation in the Philippines (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 19, No. 3
    • (Mr-Ap 1964) The Physician and his income tax (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 19, No. 2
    • (My-Je 1965) Ameboma of the colon
    • Diseases of the Colon ad Rectum
    • (1965) Baldomero Luz Roxas (obituary)
    • Philippinen Journal of Surgery ad Surgical Specialties Volume 20, No. 6
    • (My 1965) Cancer of the rectum in the young
    • Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicie (London)
    • (My-Je 1965) The hospital licensing act (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 20, No. 3
    • (My-Je 1965) The hospital licanesing act (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 20, No. 3
    • (1965) Lt. Cpl. Augusto W. de los Reyes (obituary)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 20, No. 6
    • (S-O 1965) Listerism in retrospect (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 20, No. 5
    • (Jl-Ag 1965) The physician's drug index (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 20, No. 4
    • (N-D 1965) The winds of change (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 20, No. 6
    • (Mr-Ap 1966) Col. Gregorio Romeo Gansico (obituary)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 21, No. 2
    • (Mr-Ap 1966) Manuel Frianeza Vergara (obituary)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 21, No. 2
    • (Ja-F 1966) Prospero Maria Oreta (obituary)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 21, No. 1
    • (Ja-F 1966) Residency training in surgery (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 21, No. 1
    • (Mr-Ap 1966) The surgeon and his health (Editorial)
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 21, No. 2

Trainings

    • Voluntary Research Asst. in Pathology, Sept. 1964 - April 1965, St. Mark's Hospital, London
    • Observation studies in rectal surgery in Europe, 1954, 1957 - 1961, Europe
    • Diplomate, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1953