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Vita lumbar puncture needle

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Dates
1951
circa 1951
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1983.17.4
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Accession Number
1983.17.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1951
circa 1951
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Doyen-Jansen's mouth gag

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Dates
1959
circa 1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1983.17.5
Description
Mouth gag has scissor handle and an expansion ratchet.
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Accession Number
1983.17.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Anesthesiology, instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- dilator -- mouth gag
Description
Mouth gag has scissor handle and an expansion ratchet.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1959
circa 1959
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-2
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 14.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Ingram & Bell catalogue, 1959, p. 229; CD #UHN
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Collins tongue seizing forceps

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Dates
1959
circa 1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1983.17.6
Description
Tongue forceps have scissor handles and ratchet closure; each end is a loop.
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Accession Number
1983.17.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps --tongue
Description
Tongue forceps have scissor handles and ratchet closure; each end is a loop.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1959
circa 1959
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 18.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Ingram & Bell catalogue, 1959, p. 228; CD #UHN
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Zuller's urethral irrigator

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1983.17.7
Description
A long, narrow, metal rod with a rounded tip; attaches at other end to a circular, flat, metal collar, from which emerge two connectors, bent in shape, for fluid.
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Accession Number
1983.17.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Irrigation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
A long, narrow, metal rod with a rounded tip; attaches at other end to a circular, flat, metal collar, from which emerge two connectors, bent in shape, for fluid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 16.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 4020; CD #UHN
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Dieffenbach bulldog clamp

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Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiac Surgery
Accession Number
1983.17.8
Description
Small forceps made of wide, flat pieces of metal; close tightly with thumb and index finger pressure.
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Accession Number
1983.17.8
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiac Surgery
MeSH Heading
Cardiology -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- clamp
Description
Small forceps made of wide, flat pieces of metal; close tightly with thumb and index finger pressure.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-13
Dimension Notes
Length 5.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 1034
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1983.17.9
Description
A long, thin probe with a blunt end and a needle eye at the other end; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1983.17.9
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
A long, thin probe with a blunt end and a needle eye at the other end; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-7
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 11.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Rusted.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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protamine zinc insulin

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Dates
1983
circa 1983
Accession Number
1983.2.1 a-b
Description
A box containing a glass vial sealed with a colour-coded plastic lid; the vials are labelled with a colour-coded paper label; the box is colour-coded to match.
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Accession Number
1983.2.1 a-b
MeSH Heading
Insulin
Diabetes Mellitus -- drug therapy
Description
A box containing a glass vial sealed with a colour-coded plastic lid; the vials are labelled with a colour-coded paper label; the box is colour-coded to match.
Number Of Parts
2
Maker
Connaught Laboratories
Dates
1983
circa 1983
Material
cardboard: white
ink: brown; black
glass: clear
plastic: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5 Row H
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Dates
1983
circa 1983
Accession Number
1983.2.10 a-b
Description
A box containing a glass vial sealed with a colour-coded plastic lid; the vials are labelled with a colour-coded paper label; the box is colour-coded to match.
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Accession Number
1983.2.10 a-b
MeSH Heading
Insulin
Diabetes Mellitus -- drug therapy
Description
A box containing a glass vial sealed with a colour-coded plastic lid; the vials are labelled with a colour-coded paper label; the box is colour-coded to match.
Number Of Parts
2
Maker
Connaught Laboratories
Dates
1983
circa 1983
Material
cardboard: white
ink: red; black
glass: clear
plastic: red
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compound monocular microscope

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Dates
1850
1875
1850-1875
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1983.20.1 a-l
Description
A wooden case (l) with a drawer (k) has a brass handle affixed to top; two hooks, with eyes, at top and bottom of the box for closure; contains a student's microscope (a) with horseshoe-shaped iron base; all fittings of brass; light condenser attached to front of microscope; extra eyepieces (b,c) a…
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Accession Number
1983.20.1 a-l
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy
Description
A wooden case (l) with a drawer (k) has a brass handle affixed to top; two hooks, with eyes, at top and bottom of the box for closure; contains a student's microscope (a) with horseshoe-shaped iron base; all fittings of brass; light condenser attached to front of microscope; extra eyepieces (b,c) and objective (d); additional parts provided: a round pillbox (e), empty; a round wooden cover glass box (f) containing glass cover discs; a rectangular box (g) containing glass discs; a round box (h) containing pieces of glass; a round box (i) containing broken pieces of glass; a paper (j) printed in French listing a table of lenses.
Number Of Parts
12
Part Names
a - microscope - Size: Length 31.0 cm
b - eyepiece
c - eyepiece
d - objective
e - pillbox - Size: Diam. 3.5 cm
f - box - Size: Depth 3.0 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
g - box
h - box - Size: Diam. 3.5 cm
i - box - Size: Diam. 3.0 cm
j - paper sheet
k - drawer
l - case - Size: Length 35.5 cm x Width 18.5 cm x Depth 15.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Miss A. Jeffers; microscope belonged to her grandfather, Dr. Wellington Colman Jeffers (1847-1917).
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1850
1875
1850-1875
Date Remarks
"Third quarter of 19th century"
Material
wood: brown
metal: yellow
glass: clear
Inscriptions
On cover glass box (f): "cover glass box, Bausch & Lomb"; on rectangular box (g): "Jas. W. Queen & Co., Opticians, No. 924 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia"; on round box (h): "Victoria Cachous" surrounding a picture of the young Queen Victoria.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-B1-2
Temporary Location
Microscope only: On exhibit “The Century: Medical Innovations of the 1800s” at Museum of Health Care, 25 June 2017.
Condition Remarks
Metal ring supporting mirror is broken; back panel of box detached; drawer pull broken off and missing; #2: there is a crack in the door of the case 10.0 cm long in the top proper left corner; a curving scratch in the door at the midpoint running across the width and a straight imprint in the width of the wood directly below this; there is a nick in the proper left edge of the door; there were cracks in the lower left corner of the proper left side 3.5 cm long and 4.3 cm long near the lower eye hook; and another crack in the opposite lower corner 3.2 cm long; there were several worn patches on the back surface and a crack running lengthwise from the top midpoint 30.6 cm long; the proper right edge was worn; there was a crack in the lower left corner of the proper left side 6.2 cm long, and in the lower right corner 4.0 cm long; the top was dusty, the handle worn but not corroded; and there was a black "X"-shaped deposit near the front and four black patches of deposit at the back; there were four light scratches at the front of the top; the door was stiff; objective (c) was worn but no corrosion or breaks in the glass; the bottom wooden microscope platform slides out easily but the proper left leaf is rough on its outside edge, indicating a previous break; the brass surface of the microscope is worn, and there are traces of orange corrosion in the grooves of the spine and the lower main cylinder; the mirror support is broken;the lower mirror has a series of weblike crackes that expose the black paint; the platform is worn in patches; no cracks in glass magnifiers; the knob of the inner box is broken; the box moves freelyl; the inner paper (j) is yellowed but not torn; (h) contains broken glass pieces, as does (i); other glass pieces are whole; inner box is scratched on the front and sides; the joints and pivots of the microscope move freely.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. Wellington Colman Jeffers (1847-1917) graduated M.D. University of Victoria College in 1867, O.M.A. registrant 1876; he first practised in Oakwood, Ontario, on Main Street; he then practised from his house in Lindsay; he was the doctor for the military district of Lindsay, W.W.I, Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay, from 1889.
Exhibit History
"When Medicine Met Science," Museum of Health Care, April 29, 2003 - 25 Jan 2017
Agnes Etherington Art Centre - July 2002
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Dates
1983
circa 1983
Accession Number
1983.2.11 a-b
Description
A box containing a glass vial sealed with a colour-coded plastic lid; the vials are labelled with a colour-coded paper label; the box is colour-coded to match.
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Accession Number
1983.2.11 a-b
MeSH Heading
Insulin
Diabetes Mellitus -- drug therapy
Description
A box containing a glass vial sealed with a colour-coded plastic lid; the vials are labelled with a colour-coded paper label; the box is colour-coded to match.
Number Of Parts
2
Maker
Connaught Laboratories
Dates
1983
circa 1983
Material
cardboard: white
ink: red; black
glass: clear
plastic: red
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