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Troeltsch's angular ear probe

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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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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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nasal applicator

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8328
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1984.14.6
Description
Hexagonal metal handle somewhat larger than the metal rod, which ends in a blunt screw tip.
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Accession Number
1984.14.6
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 blunt screw 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: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-11
Dimension Notes
Length 21.6 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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nasal applicator

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8329
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1984.14.7
Description
A rigid metal-plated probe with a hexagonal handle; probe ends in a squared-off, scored tip.
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Accession Number
1984.14.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Description
A rigid metal-plated probe with a hexagonal handle; probe ends in a squared-off, scored 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.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: grey; brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-11
Dimension Notes
Length 25.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Rusted towards end of probe.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3055; 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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nasal applicator

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8330
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1984.14.8
Description
A rigid metal-plated probe with a hexagonal handle; probe ends in a narrowly marked screw tip.
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Accession Number
1984.14.8
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Description
A rigid metal-plated probe with a hexagonal handle; probe ends in a narrowly marked screw 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.
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 24.4 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3055; 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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Bivale nasal speculum

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12053
Dates
1900
1980
1900-1980
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
998001013
Description
Nasal speculum with blades held together by a screw; easily disjointed; a spring clip holds handles apart and provides tension and is removable with a screwdriver.
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Accession Number
998001013
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- nasal
Description
Nasal speculum with blades held together by a screw; easily disjointed; a spring clip holds handles apart and provides tension and is removable with a screwdriver.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at KGH
Maker
Storz
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
1980
1900-1980
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers' catalogues
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Imprinted into handle: "2 // Storz - // Stainless";"GERMANY"; "34"; printed on handle: "N2122"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-11
Dimension Notes
Length 13.5 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Online Medical Dictionary: "MedicineNet"; "Aloe's Illustrated and Priced Catalogue of Superior Surgical Instruments, Physician's Supply and Hospital Furnishings," 6th ed., A.S. Aloe Co., St. Louis, 189-, p. 244 (similar to item # 5318); CD #1.
Research Facts
An instrument used to widen the opening of a nostril so the inside can be more easily seen; "speculum" is the Latin word for mirror.
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folding tongue depressor

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9639
Dates
1900
1934
circa 1900-1934
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
997001211
Description
Folding tongue depressor, which consists of two pieces hinged together to form a single instrument that folds out in a 90° angle, and folds in to lie flat together; both sides have straight handles with rounded outer edges and slightly concave inner edges; the handles flare out at the tips to form …
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Accession Number
997001211
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Folding tongue depressor, which consists of two pieces hinged together to form a single instrument that folds out in a 90° angle, and folds in to lie flat together; both sides have straight handles with rounded outer edges and slightly concave inner edges; the handles flare out at the tips to form bulbous ends, both of which have elongated oval fenestrations.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Dates
1900
1934
circa 1900-1934
Date Remarks
Logo type used between 1900 and 1934
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The inside of one handle has the Jetter & Scheerer logo of a snake twisted around a caduceus rod with a crown above it, stamped into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 7.9 cm x Width 2.4 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal shows some wear and some plating loss; no corrosion is visible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Illustrated Catalog of a Complete Line of Standard Surgical Instruments," by Codman & Shurtleff, 1920, p. 239 (item #8015) (see attached photocopy); Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; CD #7
Exhibit History
On display in the Anaesthesia exhibit in the KGH Hall of Honour, Sept. 27, 1997-June 2011; on loan to Canadian Anesthesiologists Society, 18-23 June 2004: L-2004.1.
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Belocque's epistaxis cannula

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8434
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1986.18.2
Description
A silver-plated, curved tube with a ring attachment at the outer end and a ring-mounted steel spring that can be pulled from the outer end.
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Accession Number
1986.18.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Tampons
Epistaxis -- instrumentation
Description
A silver-plated, curved tube with a ring attachment at the outer end and a ring-mounted steel spring that can be pulled from the outer end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. Harmark of Milton, Ont.; from the practice of her father, Dr. James C. Hill of Orillia, Ont.
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: grey; silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-11
Dimension Notes
Length 13.6 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See also 1966.11.40; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Used to pack posterior nares to control hemorrhage; Dr. James C. Hill practised in Orillia, Ont., until 1985.
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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1988.10.9
Description
A two-piece telescoping dark red plastic "banjo-shaped" ear trumpet with a cream plastic ear tip; attached is a black woven tape for suspension.
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Accession Number
1988.10.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Hearing Aids
Hearing Loss
Deafness
Description
A two-piece telescoping dark red plastic "banjo-shaped" ear trumpet with a cream plastic ear tip; attached is a black woven tape for suspension.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Sunnybrook Hospital, ENT Department.
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
plastic: translucent red; cream
fabric: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-17
Temporary Location
With MHC Education Program “Medicine, Mystery and the Macdonalds” stored in Rm 2017
Dimension Notes
Length 35.0 cm x Diam. 12.2 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
A traditional banjo style, made with twentieth-century materials.
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Betz intubation tube introducer and extractors

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Dates
1900
1915
circa 1900-1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1989.14.2 a-c
Description
Bent thick metal wires of three sizes joined at one end
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Accession Number
1989.14.2 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Intubation, Intratracheal
Description
Bent thick metal wires of three sizes joined at one end
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - extractor/introducer - Size: Length 21.6 cm
b - extractor/introducer - Size: Length 20.6 cm
c - extractor/introducer - Size: Length 20.4 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. H. Weizel.
Maker
Frank S. Betz Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1915
circa 1900-1915
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved at joint at the distal end: "PATENT APPLD FOR"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-9
Condition Remarks
Metal of (c) corroded.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Betz catalogue, 1915, p. 243; CD #UHN
Research Facts
This is a single instrument that combines extraction and introduction.
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