3rd person suspended from UTMC

A third University of Toledo Medical Center employee has been suspended with pay for his involvement in a surgery this month that went awry when a viable kidney was thrown away into a pool of other medical waste instead of being transplanted into the d…


Inquiry into kindney surgery grows

The University of Toledo Medical Center has hired a transplant surgeon and expert in his field to review its living kidney donor program in the wake of a bungled surgery earlier this month that resulted in a viable kidney being discarded.


A mother’s gift of life

Sheila Cuerdo, an 18-year-old Business Administration major living in Infanta, Quezon rarely got sick – in fact, her relatively good health and strong body was something that her mother Menchie often remarked to others. In November of 2011, however, …