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Schering Dormison

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
1982.13.6
Description
A flat, rectangular glass bottle with a plastic screw-on lid contains green capsules of 500-mg doses of 3-methyl-pentyne-01-3; rounded shoulders, short neck; paper label.
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Accession Number
1982.13.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Drugs; Clinical Trials
Epilepsy
Seizures
MM= Drugs -- depressants
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A flat, rectangular glass bottle with a plastic screw-on lid contains green capsules of 500-mg doses of 3-methyl-pentyne-01-3; rounded shoulders, short neck; paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Maker
Schering Corp. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
glass: amber
plastic: black
paper: white; black
ink: black; red; green
organic matter: green
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Schering [in cursive] // . . . // DORMISON // . . . // METHYLPARAFYNOL" followed by text.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-2 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 15.0 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
A non-barbiturate medication used to induce sleep without suppressing epiliptic seizures; for research.
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Metrazol ampoules

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Accession Number
1982.13.7 a-g
Description
A squarish, flat, cardboard box containing 6 ampoules of 1 cc. Metrazol; each cc. contains 100 mg pentylenetetrazol in aqueous solution with 0.1% sodium phosphate; paper label affixed to lid of box.
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Accession Number
1982.13.7 a-g
MeSH Heading
Heart Arrest -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
A squarish, flat, cardboard box containing 6 ampoules of 1 cc. Metrazol; each cc. contains 100 mg pentylenetetrazol in aqueous solution with 0.1% sodium phosphate; paper label affixed to lid of box.
Number Of Parts
7
Maker
Knoll Pharmaceutical Co.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Material
carboard: dark red
paper: white; yellow
ink: black
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row D
Reference Comments
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23042503
https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/Pentetrazol#section=Pharmacology-and-Biochemistry
Research Facts
Also known as pentylenetetrazol; act in brain stem or spinal cord to produce tonic or clonic convulsions
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Hypoloid methedrine ampoules

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Accession Number
1982.13.8 a-m
Description
A cardboard box with a paper label contains two glass ampoules of Coramine injectable nikethamide B.P. and ten glass ampoules of Hypoloid "Methedrine" d-N-methylamphetamine hydrochloride, 30 mg (gr. 1/2 approx.) in 1.5 cc solution; ampoules all have paper labels affixed.
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Accession Number
1982.13.8 a-m
MeSH Heading
Heart Arrest -- drug therapy
Respiratory Insufficiency -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
A cardboard box with a paper label contains two glass ampoules of Coramine injectable nikethamide B.P. and ten glass ampoules of Hypoloid "Methedrine" d-N-methylamphetamine hydrochloride, 30 mg (gr. 1/2 approx.) in 1.5 cc solution; ampoules all have paper labels affixed.
Number Of Parts
13
Maker
Burroughs Wellcome & Co.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Material
cardboard: beige
paper: green; white
ink: black; red
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row A
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Shortie floorstand Burton Fresnal ultraviolet light

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Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
Accession Number
1982.21.1
Description
A floor lamp consisting of an adjustable metal stand on a round metal base at the bottom and supporting a lamp housing and bulb at the upper end; bulb appears to be hand-blown; the head is adjustable.
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Accession Number
1982.21.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Dermatology -- instrumentation
Tinea -- diagnosis
Description
A floor lamp consisting of an adjustable metal stand on a round metal base at the bottom and supporting a lamp housing and bulb at the upper end; bulb appears to be hand-blown; the head is adjustable.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.; source: Dr. L. Cherkas, Ministry of Health, Peel Regional Health Unit, Brampton, Ont
Maker
Burton
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Material
metal: black; silver
plastic: black
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Marked on bulb: "GE 100W 120 Volts"
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-1-2
Dimension Notes
Length 97.8 cm
Condition Remarks
The bulb is burned out
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used to diagnose ringworm; the fungi fluoresce in the presence of ultraviolet light.
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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
Pharmacy
Accession Number
1982.3.13 a-b
Description
A cardboard box (b) containing a glass cylinder (b) with a spring-loaded valve to keep the ethyl chloride in a liquid state; paper labels on box and cylinder. bottle; box
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Accession Number
1982.3.13 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
Pharmacy
MeSH Heading
Anesthesiology, instrumentation
MM= Anesthesia, Inhalation -- substance
Military Medicine
Military Medicine -- army
Military Medicine -- army -- R. C. A. M. C.
Military Medicine -- drugs
Military Medicine -- equipment and supplies
Military Medicine -- hospital
Military Medicine -- Second World War -- World War Two -- WW2 -- WWII
Military Personnel -- doctor
Description
A cardboard box (b) containing a glass cylinder (b) with a spring-loaded valve to keep the ethyl chloride in a liquid state; paper labels on box and cylinder. bottle; box
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - cylinder - Size: Length 15.5 cm x Diam. 3.5 cm
b - box
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R.A. Gordon of Toronto.
Maker
Oxygen Company of Canada Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
cardboard: dark blue
metal: silver
glass: clear
paper: off-white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on both labels: "ETHYL CHLORIDE, B.P. // [logo] FOR ANAESTHESIA [logo] // 100 GRAMS // OXYGEN COMPANY OF CANADA LIMITED // COMPAGNIE D'OXYGENE DU CANADA, LIMITÉE // 2549 ST. JAMES ST. WEST, MONTEAL, QUE."; box label has "MEDIUM" at top.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F2-2
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used by Dr. Gordon (Major) at Basingstoke Neurological and Plastic Surgery Hospital, RCAMC.
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McKesson Dermalor

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Dates
1945
1955
circa 1945-1955
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
1982.4.4
Description
A wooden box containing a Wheatstone Bridge and a platinum wire skin applicator; a rectangular enamel dial occupies the top third of the box; a rheostat and an on / off switch are at the bottom; a metal attachment provides storage for the electric cord, which ends in a wand.
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Accession Number
1982.4.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Skin Temperature
Physical Examination
Description
A wooden box containing a Wheatstone Bridge and a platinum wire skin applicator; a rectangular enamel dial occupies the top third of the box; a rheostat and an on / off switch are at the bottom; a metal attachment provides storage for the electric cord, which ends in a wand.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R. A. Gordon of Toronto.
Maker
McKesson Appliance Co.
Site Made (City)
Toledo
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1945
1955
circa 1945-1955
Material
wood: brown
metal: silver
enamel: white
plastic: black
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-E2-2
Dimension Notes
Length 22.0 cm x Width 14.0 cm x Depth 10.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Dermalor is an instrument for measuring skin temperature; antedates the "electronic age"; consists of a Wheatstone Bridge with variable resistance for calibration in one side of the bridge and a platinum wire skin applicator in the other.
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Garceau clinical dermohmeter

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Dates
1940
1970
circa 1940-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
Accession Number
1982.5.13 a-d
Description
A wooden box (d) has instrument mounted in it, which has a dial and several switches; there are two leads (a,b) and a spare fuse (c).
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Accession Number
1982.5.13 a-d
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
MeSH Heading
Neurologic Examination
Neurology
Description
A wooden box (d) has instrument mounted in it, which has a dial and several switches; there are two leads (a,b) and a spare fuse (c).
Number Of Parts
4
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. W. Scott.
Maker
Electro-Medical Laboratory, Inc.
Site Made (City)
Holliston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1970
circa 1940-1970
Material
wood: brown
plastic: black; white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Painted on bottom of box: "Room 206, Dept. of Physiology, U of T"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-1
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
For detection of sweating in nerve damage.
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electroencephalograph electrodes

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
Accession Number
1982.5.14 a-k
Description
Ten rolled-up EEG leads--wires with scalp needles attached--and a cardboard box.
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Accession Number
1982.5.14 a-k
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
MeSH Heading
Electroencephalography
Neurology -- instrumentation
Description
Ten rolled-up EEG leads--wires with scalp needles attached--and a cardboard box.
Number Of Parts
11
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. W. Scott.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
plastic: red
metal: silver
cardboard: beige
Inscriptions
Hand-printed on top of box: "DR. SCOTT'S // EEG // LEADS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-1
Condition Remarks
#2: plastic cracking, revealing thread and wire
Copy Type
Original
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nystagmography electrodes

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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1982.5.15 a-n
Description
A plastic box containing: (a) a plastic spectacle frame with leads attached; (b,c) contact lenses; (d) plastic container for (b,c); (e and g) Jacobson's electroretinography lens with leads attached; (f and h) boxes for (e and g); (i) plastic bottle of No. 795 balanced salt solution; (j) plastic bot…
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Accession Number
1982.5.15 a-n
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Nystagmus, Optokinetic
Description
A plastic box containing: (a) a plastic spectacle frame with leads attached; (b,c) contact lenses; (d) plastic container for (b,c); (e and g) Jacobson's electroretinography lens with leads attached; (f and h) boxes for (e and g); (i) plastic bottle of No. 795 balanced salt solution; (j) plastic bottle containing 15 cc of 0.5% sterile solution ophthetic topical anaesthetic with a paper label; (k-n) four plastic envelopes containing small lenses and leads.
Number Of Parts
14
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. W. Scott.
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Material
plastic: clear; brown; white; blue
glass: clear
paper: orange; white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-7
Copy Type
Original
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Morton's electric ophthalmoscope

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Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1982.5.22
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Accession Number
1982.5.22
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Ophthalmoscopy
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-5
Copy Type
Original
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