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spiral electrode

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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
996013002 a-c
Description
Sealed envelope with a clear plastic front; inside is a sheet of paper with blue writing and instructions as to the use of the electrode; plastic electrode with a plastic case and red and green wires
Accession Number
996013002 a-c
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Electrodes
Electrocardiography, instrumentation
Fetal Monitoring -- instrumentation
Description
Sealed envelope with a clear plastic front; inside is a sheet of paper with blue writing and instructions
as to the use of the electrode; plastic electrode with a plastic case and red and
green wires
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
Size: Length 43.0 cm. x Width 10.3 cm.
Provenance
Used in Bladder Function Clinic at KGH
Maker
Corometrics Medical Systems Inc.
Site Made (City)
Wallingford
Site Made (State)
Connecticut
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Used in Bladder Function Clinic between 1980 and 1995
Material
wire: red; green
plastic: white; clear
paper: blue; white
Inscriptions
"DISPOSABLE SPIRAL // ELECTRODE // for // FETAL // MONITORING // Contents of unopened or // undamaged
package are // STERILE// Instructions inside"; written in several languages including English,
German, Spanish, Italian, French and two others, "COROMETRICS MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. // 61 Barnes
Park Road North // Wallingford, Connecticut 06492 U.S.A."; on back: "EXP 12/98 // 32 PO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 1009
1009-11-4
Condition Remarks
Unused in a sealed envelope
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. James A. Low
Research Facts
Fetal heart rate electrodes for monitoring; take readings from fetal scalp
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spiral electrode

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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
996013003
Description
Sealed envelope with a clear plastic front; inside is a sheet of paper with blue writing and instructions as to the use of the electrode; plastic electrode with a plastic case and red and green wires
Accession Number
996013003
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Electrodes
Electrocardiography, instrumentation
Fetal Monitoring -- instrumentation
Description
Sealed envelope with a clear plastic front; inside is a sheet of paper with blue writing and instructions
as to the use of the electrode; plastic electrode with a plastic case and red and
green wires
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in Bladder Function Clinic at KGH
Maker
Corometrics Medical Systems Inc.
Site Made (City)
Wallingford
Site Made (State)
Connecticut
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Used in Bladder Function Clinic between 1980 and 1995
Material
wire: red; green
plastic: white; clear
paper: blue; white
Inscriptions
"DISPOSABLE SPIRAL // ELECTRODE // for // FETAL // MONITORING // Contents of unopened or // undamaged
package are // STERILE"; instructions inside written in seven languages including English,
German, Spanish, Italian, French and two others; on back: "EXP 12/98 // 32PO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 1009
1009-11-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 43.0 cm. x Width: 10.3 cm.
Condition Remarks
Unused in a sealed envelope
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. James A. Low
Research Facts
Fetal heart rate electrodes for monitoring; take readings from fetal scalp
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hypodermic needle

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
996013014
Description
A disposable hypodermic needle with yellow plastic head encased in a clear plastic tube; needle and tube wrapped in clear plastic package with paper backing; paper is white with yellow borders and lines and blue lettering; plastic tube acts as a protector when needle is attached to syringe
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Accession Number
996013014
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Injections -- instrumentation
MM= Injections -- hypodermic needles
Description
A disposable hypodermic needle with yellow plastic head encased in a clear plastic tube; needle and
tube wrapped in clear plastic package with paper backing; paper is white with yellow borders and
lines and blue lettering; plastic tube acts as a protector when needle is attached to syringe
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. J.A. Low at the Bladder Function Clinic, KGH, from 1965 to 1975
Maker
Yale
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Date Remarks
Dates used in Bladder Function Clinic, 1965-1975
Material
metal: silver
plastic: yellow; clear
paper: white; yellow; blue
Inscriptions
"B-D // STERILE // DISPOSABLE // YALE // 20G ["G" subscripted] 1 1/2 // NON-TOXIC // PYROGEN FREE
// DISCARDIT"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-7
Dimension Notes
Length 10.0 cm. x Width 2.5 cm. x Depth 6.0 mm.
Condition Remarks
Needle is still sealed inside package; difficult to see if needle is still in good condition due
to packaging; paper backing is dimpled and there are small crease lines on 5% of surface
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. James A. Low; see also 996.013.006-.016; "American C30 Catalog", American Hospital Supply, p. 16200; CD #7
Research Facts
Found in Pan-Endoscope case (993.013.010) but obviously not produced by ACMI and therefore accessioned
separately; yellow head may indicate a colour coding system
Images
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Dates
1965
circa 1965
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
996013016
Description
A green cotton surgical towel with single-stiched hem around all sides; fabric has design of two smooth strips along each of the longest edges; the remaining feature is a rough, woven appearance; there is a white tag with black lettering along one side.
Accession Number
996013016
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
A green cotton surgical towel with single-stiched hem around all sides; fabric has design of two smooth strips along each of the longest edges; the remaining feature is a rough, woven appearance; there is a white tag with black lettering along one side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. J.A. Low at the Bladder Function Clinic, KGH, from 1965 to 1975
Site Made (Country)
India
Dates
1965
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Used during the period 1965-1975
Material
fabric: green; black; white
Inscriptions
On tag: "COTON 100% COTTON // FABRIQUE EN INDE // MADE IN INDIA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet M
Dimension Notes
Length 39.5 cm. x Width 70.5 cm. x Depth 3.0 mm.
Condition Remarks
#1: Towel is in excellent condition with the exception of a black stain located on reverse 18.8 cm from side with tag and 16 cm from nearer edge (right angle to edge with tag)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. James A. Low
Research Facts
Part of a Brown-Bueger cystoscope kit; 16F (French) concave sheaths used in most cystoscopes; used
in operations of the bladder (such as destroying tumours)
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barium sulphate

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Dates
1990
1999
circa 1990-1999
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
996013046
Description
A sealed rectangular bag of barium sulphate, a white powdered mixture; bag has paper backing, a clear plastic front which has a slight blue tint; front has been handwritten on with black felt pen.
Accession Number
996013046
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Barium Sulfate -- diagnosis
Urology -- instrumentation
Radiography -- instrumentation
Description
A sealed rectangular bag of barium sulphate, a white powdered mixture; bag has paper backing, a clear plastic front which has a slight blue tint; front has been handwritten on with black felt pen.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. Low in Toronto in the Bladder Function Clinic 1965-1996.
Maker
V. Mueller & Co.
Site Made (City)
Deerfield
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1990
1999
circa 1990-1999
Date Remarks
Packaging appears recent; date is uncertain
Material
paper: white
plastic: blue-tinted clear
Inscriptions
On front (by felt pen): "BARIUM // SULPHATE // FAPC L5 DR // LOW"; on inside of paper backing (seen behind powder): "Bater // Tower Dual/Pec ® Sterilization Pouch // Blue bar darkens when steam processed. // Circle appears when Gas processed. // Distributed by Baxter Healthcare Corporation // Deerfield, IL 60015 // Made in USA // V. Mueller // Cat. 90408 // 4" x 8""
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-7
Dimension Notes
Length 19.8 cm. x Width 10.0 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Package has been written on with felt pen which has stained paper backing on both sides; some creasing of paper surface; powder is still loose; #2: powder leaking
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
Reference Comments
Gillian Major; also see all of 996.013
Research Facts
Made into a paste; outlined the urethra on prep. for a cystogram (X-Ray); inserted with syringe and catheter
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