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B-D Busher automatic injector

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995003029 a-d
Description
Injector and box consisting of (a) a cardboard box with a black top and white bottom; (b) a piece of white paper with black printing of suggested directions for use; (c) a cylindrical metal Busher automatic injector for use with any short type B-D insulin syringe or vaccine syringe of 1cc capacity;…
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Accession Number
995003029 a-d
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Injections -- instrumentation
MM= Injections -- accessories
Description
Injector and box consisting of (a) a cardboard box with a black top and white bottom; (b) a piece of white paper with black printing of suggested directions for use; (c) a cylindrical metal Busher automatic injector for use with any short type B-D insulin syringe or vaccine syringe of 1cc capacity; the injector is designed to hold a syringe so that needle penetration is at a correct angle to the skin and thus minimizes pain
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - injector box - Size: Length 9.2 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 2.5 cm.
b - injector instructions - Size: Length 27.7 cm. x Width 9.0 cm.
c - injector - Size: Length 7.7 cm. x Width 2.0 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Material
cardboard: black; white
paper: white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Label on box top reads: "One B-D Busher Automatic Injector No. 3021 For use with any shorttype B-D insulin syringe or vaccine syringe of 1cc. capacity"; "B-D" and "Busher" are trademarks; "Becton, Dickinson and Company Made in U.S.A. Rutherford, N.J."; syringe has engraved "B-D Dr. Busher's Automatic"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-2
Temporary Location
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018
Condition Remarks
Injector and box were very dirty and dusty (especially the box); the injector appears to have
never been used
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw
Images
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