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catheter guide

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. James Howard Walmsey Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996029002
Description
Catheter guide consists of a heavy-gauge steel wire, bent into a roughly pentagonal shape at one end for a handle; curved at the other end with a rounded tip; has been bent again above the handle
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Accession Number
996029002
Collection
Dr. James Howard Walmsey Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urinary Catheterization -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Catheter guide consists of a heavy-gauge steel wire, bent into a roughly pentagonal shape at one
end for a handle; curved at the other end with a rounded tip; has been bent again above the handle
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Dr. James Howard Walmsey, graduated Queen's Meds in 1915
Maker
Sklar
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Doctor practised in Prince Edward County from around 1920 to 1969
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"SKLAR USA STAIN..."; appears to have been "STAINLESS STEEL" but has been smoothed away
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D1-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 28.4 cm. x Width: 9.3 cm. x Depth: 3.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
In excellent condition, although it has been bent into a shape which was not original (i.e., bent
to fit the medical bag in which it came)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kathleen Girard (granddaughter); SKLAR Catalogue, p. 299; CD #2
Research Facts
Dr. Walmsey (1890-1969) graduated Queen's Arts 1912, Queen's Meds 1915; practiced in Prince Edward
County from 1920-1969
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female catheter

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Dates
1974
circa 1974
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1981.2.4 a-b
Description
Catheter (a) is a long, hollow tube with an oval hole at one end and an opening at the other end, into which (b) is inserted; (b) contains a catheter guidewire.
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Accession Number
1981.2.4 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
Catheter (a) is a long, hollow tube with an oval hole at one end and an opening at the other end, into which (b) is inserted; (b) contains a catheter guidewire.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - catheter - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Diam. 5.0 mm
b - catheter insert - Size: Length 15.6 cm x Diam. 3.0 mm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Catherine Rekai, the widow of Dr. John Rekai.
Maker
Hevesy Surgical/Aesculap
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1974
circa 1974
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(a) marked with "HEVESY SURG // [logo] GERMANY 16"; (b) has the Aesculap symbol and "I & B KROME Made in Germany"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Aesculap catalogue, 1974, p. 259 (item #EF306C); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. Rekai is one of the founders of the Central Hospital; he served at the Semelweiss Hospital, Budapest, from 1938–1948, and at Central Hospital from 1957–1978.
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Johnson prostatic needle holder

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034387
Description
A scissor-like instrument with snap catch ratchet; the arms angle upward and then down to a box-lock joint; the distal end turns upward to a rounded tip.
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Accession Number
997034387
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- needle
Description
A scissor-like instrument with snap catch ratchet; the arms angle upward and then down to a box-lock joint; the distal end turns upward to a rounded tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Maker
Sklar
Site Made (City)
Long Island
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into metal: "SKLAR USA STAINLESS"; engraved on instrument: "OR"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-9
Dimension Notes
Length 28.1 cm x Width 8.5 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No staining, no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments: Suction and Pressure Apparatus," J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 1967, p. 57 (similar to item #170-150) (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This instrument is used for suturing in a deep cavity.
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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
993004122 a-b
Description
Metal #10 male catheter with simple wire insert Note: match for # 993.004.121
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Accession Number
993004122 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- male
Description
Metal #10 male catheter with simple wire insert
Note: match for # 993.004.121
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - catheter - Size: Length 27.0 cm. x Width 2.4 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
b - insert - Size: Length 30.0 cm. x Diameter0.1 cm.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped with Jetter & Scheerer logo, consisting of a caduceus (i.e., a sceptre with a snake wrapped around it forming an "S") topped by a pointed crown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Sklar Products Surgical Instruments Catalog," 17th ed., 1967, p. 298, item 390-115; 993004121; CD #3
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urethral stone removal forceps

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Dates
1975
1985
circa 1975-1985
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034590
Description
Urethral stone removal forceps is a box spring scissor-like stainless steel instrument with the distal end angled at 25°; right blade is a smooth oval ring shape; left narrow solid blade has a groove in the centre; top and bottom have smooth edges.
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Accession Number
997034590
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Kidney Calculi -- therapy
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- urethral
Description
Urethral stone removal forceps is a box spring scissor-like stainless steel instrument with the distal end angled at 25°; right blade is a smooth oval ring shape; left narrow solid blade has a groove in the centre; top and bottom have smooth edges.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital O.R.
Maker
Sklar
Site Made (City)
Westchester
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1975
1985
circa 1975-1985
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"Urology" scratched into the handle; "Sklar Stainless" stamped into handle; "URETHRAL STONE FORCEPS" etched in handle.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 25.0 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear; no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
C. Kelly (ret. OR nurse) (could not find any reference to this instrument in any catalogue); CD #2.
Research Facts
This instrument is used to lift out a kidney stone from the urethra.
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urethral stone removal forceps

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Dates
1975
1985
circa 1975-1985
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034594
Description
Urethral stone removal forceps is a box spring scissor-like stainless steel instrument with the distal end angled at 25°; right blade is a smooth oval ring shape; left narrow solid blade has a groove in the centre; top and bottom have smooth edges.
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Accession Number
997034594
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Kidney Calculi -- therapy
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- urethral
Description
Urethral stone removal forceps is a box spring scissor-like stainless steel instrument with the distal end angled at 25°; right blade is a smooth oval ring shape; left narrow solid blade has a groove in the centre; top and bottom have smooth edges.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital O.R.
Maker
Sklar
Site Made (City)
Westchester
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1975
1985
circa 1975-1985
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"Urology" scratched into the handle; "Sklar Stainless" stamped into handle; "URETHRAL STONE FORCEPS" etched in handle.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 25.0 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear; no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
C. Kelly (ret. OR nurse) (could not find any reference to this instrument in any catalogue); CD #2.
Research Facts
This instrument is used to lift out a kidney stone from the urethra.
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Van Buren urethral bougie and dilating sound

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1973.5.16
Description
Elongated stainless steel rod slightly bent at one end, with a blunt tip, and with a flattened handle at the other.
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Accession Number
1973.5.16
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- urethral
MM= Dilatation -- bougie -- urethral
Description
Elongated stainless steel rod slightly bent at one end, with a blunt tip, and with a flattened handle at the other.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. G.A. MacGowan of Toronto.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer (?)
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."; stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Logo: "J" superimposed on an "S" and enclosed in a circle; "18 STAINLESS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Dimension Notes
Length 27.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer Catalogue, 1915, p. 4054 (identical to item #D/-2701); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Arrived in doctor's bag 1973.5.1 along with other similar instruments; this item "forged out of one piece."
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