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Akron foley catheter

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Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1983.4.3
Description
A length of amber tubing with a plastic plug at one end; left in the original sealed package to protect rubber from deteriorating due to exposure to air.
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Accession Number
1983.4.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Urinary catheterization
Description
A length of amber tubing with a plastic plug at one end; left in the original sealed package to protect rubber from deteriorating due to exposure to air.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. J.D. Tanner.
Maker
Akron Catheter Inc.
Site Made (City)
Akron
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
rubber: amber
glass: clear
cork: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Condition Remarks
New
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Found by Mr. Tanner wrapped in brown paper on a Toronto street.
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Dates
1963
1973
circa 1963-1973
Collection
Dr. Martin T. Jeremias Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
004015001
Description
Sealed rectangular plastic and paper sterile package containing an orange and red rubber foley 30cc #20 catheter within an original manufacturer's yellow paper sleeve.
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Accession Number
004015001
Collection
Dr. Martin T. Jeremias Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Urinary catheterization
Description
Sealed rectangular plastic and paper sterile package containing an orange and red rubber foley 30cc #20 catheter within an original manufacturer's yellow paper sleeve.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dr. Martin T. Jeremias to the University of Alberta and its Library; then donated to the museum via Dr. Merrill Distad
Maker
Akron Catheter Inc.
Site Made (City)
Akron
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1963
1973
circa 1963-1973
Date Remarks
Date based on patent number
Material
plastic: clear
paper: cream, yellow, blue
ink: black
rubber: orange, red
Inscriptions
Printed on the paper sleeve: “STERILE // AKRON FOLEY CATHETER // Sterility Not Guaranteed If Package Is Damaged Or Broken // Akron Catheter, Inc. // AKRON, OHIO, U.S.A 44313 // 20 Fr – 30cc // CAT. No. 8500 NV-S // CONTINUOUS IRRIGATION // CODE No. 3-C // LOT NO. 81-C”; printed on catheter: “Akron Foley // 30CC 20”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-6
Dimension Notes
Length 50.8 cm x Width 9.0 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Packaging creased; slight water staining on bottom of package
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Foley catheter." Wikipedia. 2011. Wikipedia. 06 June 2011
Research Facts
As of Sept. 21, 1999, appraisal value for entire 700+ item collection, not all pieces kept, is $49,206.00; Akron Ohio was considered the rubber capital of the USA during the 1940s – 1970s and was home to many rubber manufacturing plants; foley catheters have two lumen, one lumen is open at both ends, and allows urine to drain out into a collection bag, the other lumen has a valve on the outside end and connects to a balloon at the tip; the balloon is inflated with sterile saline when it lies inside the bladder, in order to stop it from slipping out.
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Gibbons indwelling ureteral stent

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Dates
1975
circa 1975
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034293 a-b
Description
A soft, non-collapsing stent of silicone elastomer; this stent is designed with dentate protrusions and a collar at the distal end; there are multiple openings at each end of the stent and a radiopaque tip at the proximal end; the spring reinforcement extends the length of the stent; stent is in it…
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Accession Number
997034293 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
Description
A soft, non-collapsing stent of silicone elastomer; this stent is designed with dentate protrusions and a collar at the distal end; there are multiple openings at each end of the stent and a radiopaque tip at the proximal end; the spring reinforcement extends the length of the stent; stent is in its original packaging with instruction sheet and plastic box.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - stent - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
b - label - Size: Length 8.5 cm x Width 7.5 cm
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Heyer-Schulte Corp.
Site Made (City)
Goleta
Site Made (State)
California
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Date Remarks
"Oct. 75" printed on package insert
Material
metal: silver
silicone: opaque
paper: white
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
Box label: photocopy attached to accession sheet
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Research Facts
Designed to Maintain ureteral flow in the presence of obstruction or benign disease
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Gibbons indwelling ureteral stent

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Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034425
Description
A soft, non-collapsing stent designed to maintain the flow of urine from the kidneys to the bladder; in a sealed clear plastic bag that has a paper instruction sheet and a hard, clear plastic hinged container with an ureteral stent fabricated of a stainless steel spring reinforced radiopaque tantal…
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Accession Number
997034425
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
Description
A soft, non-collapsing stent designed to maintain the flow of urine from the kidneys to the bladder; in a sealed clear plastic bag that has a paper instruction sheet and a hard, clear plastic hinged container with an ureteral stent fabricated of a stainless steel spring reinforced radiopaque tantalum tip; there are multiple openings at both ends with a distal end flange to prevent movement.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Heyer-Schulte Corp.
Site Made (City)
Goleta
Site Made (State)
California
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: silver
silicone: opaque
paper: white; blue
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
"CAT. NO. 430-6237 // CONTENTS: ONE (7 Fr) // GIBBONS // INDWELLING URETERAL STENT // Stainless Steel Spring Reinforced // Radiopaque Tantalum Tip // Tubing Sizes: 1.4 mm I.D. x 2.3 mm O.D. // LENGTH: 23 CM // Lot # 143493 // (All dimensions are Nominal Sizes) // HEYER-SCHULTE CORPORATION // Subsidiary of American Hospital Supply Corporation // 600 PINE AVE
P.O. Box 946
GOLETA, CA 93017" printed in blue ink on white paper label.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Dimension Notes
Length 15.7 cm x Width 9.4 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Stent in original box and packaging.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Description and image on printed matter inside unopened box; CD #2.
Research Facts
Designed to maintain ureteral flow in the presence of obstruction or benign disease
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