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Undine eye irrigator

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Dates
1935
1965
circa 1935-1965
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Patient Care
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1983.22.17
Description
A hand-blown, four ounce retort with a cylindrical body, a flat bottom, and narrowing at the top to a very thin tube slanting at about 30° from the body; there is a small open neck slanting off from the top a few centimetres away from where the tube begins.
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Accession Number
1983.22.17
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Patient Care
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Irrigation – instrumentation
Description
A hand-blown, four ounce retort with a cylindrical body, a flat bottom, and narrowing at the top to a very thin tube slanting at about 30° from the body; there is a small open neck slanting off from the top a few centimetres away from where the tube begins.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.W.H. Rudd of Toronto.
Dates
1935
1965
circa 1935-1965
Material
glass: transparent
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Copy Type
original
Research Facts
Similar to 5H-485-4 oz. pg 244; Hartz, J. F. Co. Ltd. Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies. Toronto, 1960.
From the effects of the donor's father, Dr. M. S. K. Rudd, who had a hospital on St. Clair Avenue in Toronto, Ontario.
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Dates
1940
1980
circa 1940-1980
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1983.22.8
Description
Clear glass hollow cylinder with a wide opening at one end and a thin nozzle at the opposite and straight barrel; glass plunger and plastic catheter tube missing.
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Accession Number
1983.22.8
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Feeding Methods
Enteral Nutrition -- instrumentation
Intubation, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Description
Clear glass hollow cylinder with a wide opening at one end and a thin nozzle at the opposite and straight barrel; glass plunger and plastic catheter tube missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W. W. H. Rudd of Toronto.
Dates
1940
1980
circa 1940-1980
Material
glass: transparent
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D1-
Length
19.5 cm
Diameter
4.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 19.5 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
A few rough areas on outer edge of wide opening
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
http://www.med.umich.edu/1libr/pa/UMHomeGavageFeed.pdf
Research Facts
From the effects of the donor's father, Dr. M. S. K. Rudd, who had a hospital on St. Clair Avenue in Toronto, Ontario.
Used to feed infants who cannot get enough nutrition by bottle or breast-feeding such as those with cleft palette or unable to suck. See University of Michigan Health System website link in Reference Comments.
A long plastic catheter tube would have been attached to the nozzle end, and inserted into the infant's nose for feeding; the funnel would have been held upright above the infant's head to allow the liquid to flow down by gravity. There would have been a glass plunger at the end of the cylinder to control the amount of liquid being pushed through.
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Clima mask; box

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8310
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
Accession Number
1983.4.2 a-c
Description
Cardboard box containing a warm air inhalation mask consisting of a cone that fits over the nose and mouth, which is connected to a small inhalation apparatus that has a cylindrical shape and fits into a person's hand.
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Accession Number
1983.4.2 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
MeSH Heading
Respiratory Therapy
Description
Cardboard box containing a warm air inhalation mask consisting of a cone that fits over the nose and mouth, which is connected to a small inhalation apparatus that has a cylindrical shape and fits into a person's hand.
Number Of Parts
3
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. J.D. Tanner of Toronto.
Maker
Hirtz & Co.
Site Made (City)
Cologne
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
plastic
elastic
Inscriptions
Printed on the box: "Clima maske // HICO // [photo of woman with the mask on her face, holding the inhaler] // Warm air inhalation // according to Dr. Dobbelstein // A product of: Hirtz & Co. KG // Cologne - Rh. - Germany // Alteburger Str. 11"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-12
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Photocopy of box attached to accession sheet; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Found by Mr. Tanner wrapped in brown paper on a Toronto street.
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Akron foley catheter

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8311
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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female catheters

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1984.14.10 a-b
Description
Two glass catheters; on end angled at about 45° and with two holes, one towards the tip and the other at the bend; there is another similar bend, but in the opposite direction, about 1/3 of the way from the other end.
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Accession Number
1984.14.10 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
Two glass catheters; on end angled at about 45° and with two holes, one towards the tip and the other at the bend; there is another similar bend, but in the opposite direction, about 1/3 of the way from the other end.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - catheter - Size: Length 16.0 cm
b - catheter - Size: Length 16.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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Dates
1919
1967
1919-1967
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
1984.14.11
Description
A piece of lined paper with a handwritten recipe for curing "the worst cancer"; Note: item is missing.
Accession Number
1984.14.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Prescriptions, Non-Drug
Cancer
Description
A piece of lined paper with a handwritten recipe for curing "the worst cancer"; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1919
1967
1919-1967
Material
Paper
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on lined paper: "Cure for Cancer // Equal parts // Chloride of zinc // Blood root // Spring wheat Flower. // Mix thoroughly and Paint on Cancer. Cover // with Silk [illeg.] Plaster. // Three applications will Cure the worst cancer."
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 12.8 cm x Width 20.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Edges torn; paper has been folded and mended along horizontal split.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Donor found this paper in with his father's instruments; no knowledge of where it came from. Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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Traube's percussion hammer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8324
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
Accession Number
1984.14.2
Description
Hammer has a nickel-plated stem, a solid rubber hammer tip, and a plastic handle.
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Accession Number
1984.14.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
MeSH Heading
Neurologic Examination -- instrumentation
Reflex -- instrumentation
MM= Percussion Aid -- hammer
Description
Hammer has a nickel-plated stem, a solid rubber hammer tip, and a plastic handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson.
Maker
J.F. Hartz Co.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: dark grey
rubber: black
plastic: ivory
Inscriptions
Handle marked with donor's initials, "WJW"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-1
Dimension Notes
Length 16.5 cm x Width 4.0 c,
Condition Remarks
Signs of wear on rubber tip.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Allen & Hanbury catalogue, 1905, p. 852 (similar to Bennett's percussor); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Bought second-hand for use by donor, a paediatrician, but judged "too hard" for use on his patients.
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Troeltsch's angular ear probe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8325
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1984.14.3
Description
Metal probe is at a 135° angle to a ridged, flat handle; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1984.14.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe
Description
Metal probe is at a 135° angle to a ridged, flat handle; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-16
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 11.2 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1984.14.4
Description
Flexible, metal-plated, eyed probe; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1984.14.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Wounds and Injuries
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe
Description
Flexible, metal-plated, eyed probe; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-7
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 24.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Bent in many places; tarnished.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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Allen nasal applicator

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8327
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1984.14.5
Description
Hexagonal metal handle somewhat larger than the metal rod, which ends in a three-sided tip.
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Accession Number
1984.14.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Description
Hexagonal metal handle somewhat larger than the metal rod, which ends in a three-sided tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Maker
J.F. Hartz Co.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-11
Dimension Notes
Length 17.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Tip is darkened as if by heat.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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