Skip header and navigation

Refine By

   MORE
   MORE
   MORE
  • All Records

14334 records – page 1 of 1434.

B-D Yale syringe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9621
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995005070
Description
B-D Yale syringe with a glass barrel, a glass plunger, and a metal Luer-lok tip; the two glass pieces are numbered to form an exact matching set.
  2 images  
Accession Number
995005070
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Injections -- instrumentation
Syringes
Description
B-D Yale syringe with a glass barrel, a glass plunger, and a metal Luer-lok tip; the two glass pieces are numbered to form an exact matching set.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - barrel - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
b - plunger - Size: Length 10.6 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Based on reference publication date
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Printed on barrel face in brown ink: "B-D YALE // LUER-LOK // Becton, Dickinson & Co. // MADE IN U.S.A."; printed on barrel reverse are measurement numbers and lines in brown ink, including "2 // 4 // 6 // 8 // 10; at the top is a brown square with "O 4Ø49"; plunger has exact same square and text printed at the top.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-1
Condition Remarks
Barrel and plunger are stained with a brown residue from years of use.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 284 (similar to item #6-10YL) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
This type of syringe could be sterilized and reused.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995005071
Description
Rectangular metal foil and plastic package in which is intended to hold a sterile plastic and metal needle; plastic end of needle tip attaches to syringe.
  1 image  
Accession Number
995005071
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Injections -- instrumentation
MM= Injections -- hypodermic needles
MM= Injections -- accessories
Description
Rectangular metal foil and plastic package in which is intended to hold a sterile plastic and metal needle; plastic end of needle tip attaches to syringe.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Based on catalogue date
Material
metal: silver
plastic: light blue; clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-7
Dimension Notes
Length 7.4 cm x Width 2.4 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Metal foil and plastic both generally free of wear; however, plastic and foil lifting away from each other; package is no longer sterile.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 288 (similar to item #6-1000) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Images
Less detail
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005072
Description
Hollow, cylindrical metal cup; open, bilaterially symmetrical top with semicircular divot in the rim; cup tapers to closed, flat bottom.
  2 images  
Accession Number
995005072
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Cooking and Eating Utensils
Food Services, Hospital
Description
Hollow, cylindrical metal cup; open, bilaterially symmetrical top with semicircular divot in the rim; cup tapers to closed, flat bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Allen & Hanburys Co. Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on side: "ALLEN & HANBURYS LTD ["TD" superscripted] // ENGLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-8
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Width 10.5 cm x Depth 10.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Outside slightly tarnished and worn; inside very tarnished, with a residue of undetermined origin.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Images
Less detail
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
995005073
Description
A rectangular box top with semi-circular divots in edges; on top is printed an illustration of a hand holding a dial and hand pump of sphygmomanometer.
Accession Number
995005073
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Manometry
MM= Blood Pressure Determination -- sphygmomanometer
Description
A rectangular box top with semi-circular divots in edges; on top is printed an illustration of a hand holding a dial and hand pump of sphygmomanometer.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Erka
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Date Remarks
Based on entry in catalogue
Material
cardboard: light blue; yellow; white; black
Inscriptions
Printed on top and on all four sides: "ERKA // PERFECT ANEROID 2374"; printed on front: "MADE IN GERMANY"; printed on side of illustrated hand pump: "Erkameter"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-6
Dimension Notes
Length 21.4 cm x Width 11.2 cm x Depth 5.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Top faded and grimy.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalogue (C30)," AHSC (Canada) Ltd., 1964 (item #30465-010)
Less detail

surgical suture

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9622
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
995005074
Description
A black, round plastic spool with dacrylene surgical suture wound around it.
  1 image  
Accession Number
995005074
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Sutures
Ligation
Description
A black, round plastic spool with dacrylene surgical suture wound around it.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
The J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd.
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
plastic: black
dacrylene: black
ink: white
Inscriptions
Printed in white on top face of spool: "DACRYLENE // HARTZ // SIZE 000"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-12
Dimension Notes
Depth 1.5 cm x Diam. 4.4 cm
Condition Remarks
The spool is slightly scratched by normal wear; suture is in good shape and it appears as though none has been used.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, pp. 300-301 (no specific item); CD #9
Research Facts
Size 000 is equivalent to 0.010 USP diameter inches.
Exhibit History
On exhibit at the Museum of Health Care in the East Gallery, small cases #1 and #2 - May 30, 2007 - March 9, 2009.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1967
circa 1967
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
995005075 a-j
Description
(a) Hollow metal cylindrical pencil handle with an opening at the bottom and threading inside and out at top; the inside threading allows the bayonet/cannula pieces to screw into the handle securely; the outside threadings anchor part (b); (b) hollow metal cylindrical pencil handle top, which proteā€¦
  2 images  
Accession Number
995005075 a-j
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Suction -- instrumentation
Drainage -- instrumentation
MM= Catheterization -- paracentesis -- trocar
Description
(a) Hollow metal cylindrical pencil handle with an opening at the bottom and threading inside and out at top; the inside threading allows the bayonet/cannula pieces to screw into the handle securely; the outside threadings anchor part (b); (b) hollow metal cylindrical pencil handle top, which protects nested trocars when in place; opening in top; (c, e, g, i) hollow, cylindrical metal trocar bayonet, a three-edged blade with threading around bottom to screw into (a); (d, f, h, j) hollow, cylindrical metal cannula with flared neck that nests into (c, e, g, and i); entire assembly nests together; (i, j) fits into (g, h); (g, h) fits into (e, f); (e, f) fits into (c, d); and (c, d) fits into (a, b).
Number Of Parts
10
Part Names
a - pencil handle bottom - Size: Length 7.8 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
b - pencil handle top - Size: Length 5.1 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
c - bayonet, largest - Size: Length 8.4 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
d - cannula, largest - Size: Length 6.6 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
e - bayonet, large - Size: Length 7.4 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
f - cannula, large - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
g - bayonet, small - Size: Length 6.6 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
h - cannula, small - Size: Length 5.2 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
i - bayonet, smallest - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
j - cannula, smallest - Size: Length 4.6 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1967
circa 1967
Date Remarks
Based on catalogue date
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-14
Condition Remarks
All items in fine condition; pencil handle slightly worn
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Sklar Surgical Instruments, Suction & Pressure Apparatus," 75th anniv. ed., by J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 1967, p. 88 (similar to item #215-10) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
Used for draining abscesses
Images
Less detail
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995005076
Description
Rolled gauze bandage with fine mesh, non-ravelling edges and original packaging, which is a small cardboard box.
  2 images  
Accession Number
995005076
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
First Aid -- instrumentation
Description
Rolled gauze bandage with fine mesh, non-ravelling edges and original packaging, which is a small cardboard box.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 5.9 cm x Width 4.3 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
b - gauze - Size: Length 5.1 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Johnson & Johnson
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
paper: white
ink: blue; red; white
fabric: white
Inscriptions
Printed on the top of the box: "Johnson & Johnson // Regular // Bandage // STERILIZED // 2 IN. 10 YDS."; printed in red on the logo is "J & J" in cursive; this is repeated on second face of box; on the side ends of the box are the same Marks as above; on the remaining sides of the box is French text, beginning with the same logo, then: "Gaze à // Pansement // STERILIZÉ // 2 PCES 10 VGES"; printed to the left, "J-2343"; the same is printed on the open side end of box; flaps inside the end are printed with: "A B C D E F G H J" and on the second flap are two symbols: a cross-hatched sign and a circle with four lines crossing it, leaving an open space in the centre; printed on the last face of box is the logo and a white circle outlined in blue; on a blue background in white is, "MADE IN CANADA FABRIQUÉ AU CANADA // LIFT FLAP TO OPEN OUVREZ ICI // MADE FROM FINEST QUALITY SURGICAL GAUZE // WITH NON-RAVELLING EDGES // Johnson & Johnson // LIMITED // MONTREAL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-3
Condition Remarks
No wear on exterior of box; one end is open; gauze and box have yellowed slightly
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Images
Less detail

threaded surgical suture needle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9689
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
995005077
Description
Cylindrical, hollow clear glass capsule with a scored seam around the centre; inside is a curved surgical suture threaded metal needle with catgut No. 00; curved white paper label as well as a preserving liquid.
  1 image  
Accession Number
995005077
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Needles -- suture
Description
Cylindrical, hollow clear glass capsule with a scored seam around the centre; inside is a curved surgical suture threaded metal needle with catgut No. 00; curved white paper label as well as a preserving liquid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., graduate of the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Class of 1947; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Johnson & Johnson
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
fabric: white
paper: white
liquid: clear
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: "CATGUT No. 00 // PLAIN // WITH NEEDLE // Johnson & Johnson"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-10
Dimension Notes
Length 7.2 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Seal is intact, printing legible; only light wear on glass
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC (Canada), 1964 (item# 42184)
Images
Less detail

capsular forceps

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9623
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
995005078
Description
Forceps with a curved neck with large and small convex bends; arms are grooved to allow for good grip.
  1 image  
Accession Number
995005078
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
Description
Forceps with a curved neck with large and small convex bends; arms are grooved to allow for good grip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., graduate of the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Class of 1947; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on the face of the forceps is the Jetter & Scheerer logo of a caduceus rod topped by a crown, with text below: "STAINLESS"; on the reverse: "JETTER & SCHEERER // GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 14.3 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 3.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Small amounts of tarnish and inactive corrosion visible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality, 21st ed." Kny-Scheerer Co., ca. 1915, p. 3010 (similar to item C/-647)
Research Facts
For use in eye operations
Images
Less detail

Hibitane Skin Cleanser

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9624
Dates
1976
circa 1976
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Hygiene
Classification
Hygiene
Accession Number
995005079
Description
A small rectangular foil package filled with Hibitane Skin Cleanser.
  2 images  
Accession Number
995005079
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Hygiene
Classification
Hygiene
MeSH Heading
Soaps
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Handwashing
Description
A small rectangular foil package filled with Hibitane Skin Cleanser.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Ayerst Laboratories
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1976
circa 1976
Date Remarks
Based on expiry date on package
Material
foil: white
ink: orange
Inscriptions
Printed in orange ink on front of package: "hibitane* // CHLORHEXIDINE GLUCONATE 4% W/V // skin // cleanser // Ayerst* // 5 ml // No. 3013 // DIN 245097 // hibitane* // détersif // pour la // peau // Ayerst*"; printed on the reverse in orange ink: "Directions: // Wet skin thoroughly with water. // Apply small amount of HIBITANE// SKIN CLEANSER. Work up suds // and wash all areas. Rinse. Re- // apply HIBITANE SKIN CLEANSER // and wash as required. Rinse. // Mode d'emploi: // Bien mouiller la peau à l'eau // courante. Appliquer une petite // quantité du DETERSIF POUR LA // PEAU HIBITANE; faire mousser // et laver toute la surface de l'epi- // derme. Rincer. Répéter l'applica- // tion au besoin et rincer. // AYERST LABORATORIES // division of Ayerst, McKenna & Harrison Limited, Montreal, Canada // Made in Canada by arrangement with IMPERIAL CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES LTD // Lot No. 2125-SF EXPIRY DATE JUNE / 76 *reg'd // 3229 // DÉCHIRER TEAR HERE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-5 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 11.2 cm x Width 4.4 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Packaging has yellowed slightly with age.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

14334 records – page 1 of 1434.