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Telectronics pulse generator

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Dates
1979
circa 1979
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007091
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; cloudy white rubber attachment to top; with a rubber-coated wire inserted to one end of attachment; stainless steel unit encased in epoxy; maker mark, name and information engraved to front and back surfaces.
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Accession Number
994007091
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; cloudy white rubber attachment to top; with a rubber-coated wire inserted to one end of attachment;
stainless steel unit encased in epoxy; maker mark, name and information engraved to front and back surfaces.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
rubber: white
epoxy: clear
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA // S A414482099; Engraved to back: MODEL 171 // VVI // PROGRAMMABLE // PULSE GENERATOR // THIS SIDE AWAY // FROM MUSCLE
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.4 cm. x Width: 6.0 cm. x Depth: 1.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; #3: rubber requires special treatment
Copy Type
Original
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Telectronics pulse generator

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Dates
1979
circa 1979
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007092
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with clear epoxy encasing; rubber attachment to top; with a rubber-coated wire inserted to to one end of attachment; maker mark, name and information engraved to front and back surfaces.
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Accession Number
994007092
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with clear epoxy encasing; rubber attachment to top; with a rubber-coated wire inserted to to one end of attachment; maker mark, name and information engraved to front and back surfaces.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
rubber: white
epoxy: clear
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA // S A403899109; Engraved to back: MODEL 171 // VVI // PROGRAMMABLE // PULSE GENERATOR // THIS SIDE AWAY // FROM MUSCLE
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.4 cm. x Width: 6.0 cm. x Depth: 1.2 cm.
Copy Type
Original
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Telectronics pulse generator

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Dates
1979
circa 1979
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007093
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with clear epoxy encasing; rubber attachment to top; with insert for wire to one side; maker mark, name and information engraved to front and back.
Accession Number
994007093
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with clear epoxy encasing; rubber attachment to top; with insert for wire to one side; maker mark, name and information engraved to front and back.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
rubber: white
epoxy: clear
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA // S A403345109; Engraved to back: MODEL 171 // VVI // PROGRAMMABLE // PULSE GENERATOR // THIS SIDE AWAY // FROM MUSCLE
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.4 cm. x Width: 6.0 cm. x Depth: 1.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
overall condition good
Copy Type
Original
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Telectronics pulse generator

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Dates
1979
circa 1979
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007102
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; rubber attachment to top; with insert for wire to one end of attachment; maker mark, name and information engraved to front and back surfaces.
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Accession Number
994007102
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; rubber attachment to top; with insert for wire to one end of attachment; maker mark, name and information engraved to front and back surfaces.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
rubber: white
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY - AUSTRALIA // 150L S/N 0276097; Engraved to back: MODEL 150L VVI // PULSE GENERATOR // THIS SIDE UP
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.5 cm. x Width: 5.3 cm. x Depth: 1.7 cm.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Telectronics pulse generator

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Dates
1975
circa 1975
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007155
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; with power source outlet protruding from top; maker name and model information engraved to front and back surfaces.
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Accession Number
994007155
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; with power source outlet protruding from top; maker name and model information engraved to front and back surfaces.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Date Remarks
estimate
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: TELECTRONICS // 140B S/N 120076; to back: MODEL 140B VVI // VENTRICULAR-INHIBITED // PULSE GENERATOR // THIS SIDE UP // TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.4 cm. x Width: 4.4 cm. x Depth: 1.5 cm.
Copy Type
Original
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Sphygmograph recording paper

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Dates
1870
1900
circa 1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
1976.5.5
Description
A cylindrical cardboard box with a lid containing a roll of recording paper.
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Accession Number
1976.5.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Cardiology -- instrumentation
MM= Pulse -- sphygmograph
Description
A cylindrical cardboard box with a lid containing a roll of recording paper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Austin, administrator, Dept. of Pathology, Banting Institute; belonged to Dr. O. Klotz, chairman of the pathology labs at Banting Institute during the 1930s.
Maker
A. G. James Jaquet
Site Made (City)
Basel
Site Made (Country)
Switzerland
Dates
1870
1900
circa 1870-1900
Material
paper: white
cardboard: brown
Inscriptions
On top of box lid: "Fabrik für wissenshaftliche chronometrie // A.G. James Jaquet // Basel (Schweiz) // Sphygmotonographe, Sphygmocardiographe, // Sphygmochronographe, // Graphische Chronometer, // Chronoscope. // etc. // und Präzisionsmechanik"; translated: "Scientific chronometry factory A.G. James Jaquet Basel (Schweiz) Sphygmotonographe, Sphygmocardiographe, Sphygmochronographe, Graphical chronometer, chronoscope, etc. and precision mechanics"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-7
Dimension Notes
Length 7.4 cm x Diam. 10.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
http://broughttolife.sciencemuseum.org.uk/broughttolife/objects/display?id=92214
Research Facts
Blood pressure is measured and recorded using a sphygmograph. It is strapped to the wrist. The pulse beat is transmitted to a lever which records it on smoked paper. The first efficient sphygmograph was designed by Étienne-Jules Marey (1830-1904) in 1863. This example belonged to Dr Robert Ellis Dudgeon (1820-1904). He was a prominent figure in homeopathy. Dudgeon also made his own changes to Marey’s original design. It was made by instrument maker J. Gauter in 1876. In the late 1800s, physiology teachers used sphygmographs to visually demonstrate blood pressure. Instruments such as this were also valuable diagnostic aids. They were the predecessor of the modern arm cuffs physicians now use to measure blood pressure.
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Telectronics pacemaker

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Dates
1984
circa 1984
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007044
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular form; stainless steel; with transparent rubber coating; transparent rubber attachment to top; input socket for wires; maker and unit information etched into front surface. Weight: 63.0 g.
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Accession Number
994007044
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular form; stainless steel; with transparent rubber coating; transparent rubber attachment to top; input socket for wires; maker and unit information etched into front surface. Weight: 63.0 g.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1984
circa 1984
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's estimate
Material
rubber: clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
etched to front surface: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA // 174 / 50
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length 6.4 cm. x Depth 5.0 cm. x Diam. 0.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Overall condition good
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
Pacemaker Exhibit - KGH Cardiology Unit Dec. 1994
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Telectronics pacemaker

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Dates
1984
circa 1984
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007060
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with rubber epoxy casing; rubber attachment to top, with split wire inserted to one side; wire encased in epoxy rubber; maker mark, name and info engraved to front surface Note: in wire: length 13.0 width 7.0.
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Accession Number
994007060
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with rubber epoxy casing; rubber attachment to top, with split wire inserted to one side; wire encased in epoxy rubber; maker mark, name and info engraved to front surface Note: in wire: length 13.0 width 7.0.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1984
circa 1984
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
rubber: clear
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA // 174 50
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.5 cm. x Width: 5.0 cm. x Depth: 1.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
overall condition good
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
"Pacemakers: Technology Development," HDH, 14 Feb. 2007
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Telectronics pacemaker

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Dates
1984
circa 1984
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007061
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with rubber epoxy casing; rubber attachment to top, with split wire inserted to one side; maker mark, name and info engraved to front surface Note: in wire: length 13.0 width 7.0.
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Accession Number
994007061
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with rubber epoxy casing; rubber attachment to top, with split wire inserted to one side; maker mark, name and info engraved to front surface Note: in wire: length 13.0 width 7.0.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1984
circa 1984
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
rubber: clear
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA // 174 50
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.5 cm. x Width: 5.0 cm. x Depth: 1.2 cm.
Copy Type
Original
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portable direct writing electrocardiograph

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Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
1969.6.1
Description
A large case divided into two partitions; one half given to a control panel with a plastic top: on/off switch, three controls, milliampmeter, and flexible cables; battery powered; writing instrument in a sliding compartment at the side; three electrode clamps (one missing).
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Accession Number
1969.6.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Electrocardiography, instrumentation
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
A large case divided into two partitions; one half given to a control panel with a plastic top: on/off switch, three controls, milliampmeter, and flexible cables; battery powered; writing instrument in a sliding compartment at the side; three electrode clamps (one missing).
Part Names
case - Size: Length 54.0 cm x Width 33.0 cm x Depth 23.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; owned by Dr. A. J. Kerwin of Toronto.
Maker
Wissenag
Site Made (City)
Basel
Site Made (Country)
Switzerland
Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Material
plastic: light brown
wood: brown
metal: black; silver
Inscriptions
On a plate fastened to the inside of the box lid: "WISSENAG BASEL // PETERSGRABEN 33"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-I1-4
Condition Remarks
Damaged; #2: leatherette is peeling off the case; the plastic inside is cracked and broken.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used for direct recording by pen and ink.
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