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irrigation tubing

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009048
Description
Long length of orange rubber tubing with stainless steel adapter; used to irrigate and aspirate obstructed bowel.
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Accession Number
994009048
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Defecation Disorders
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator
Description
Long length of orange rubber tubing with stainless steel adapter; used to irrigate and aspirate obstructed bowel.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
metal: silver
rubber: orange
Inscriptions
"BALLOON // 16 // SUCTION"; "16 // RUSCH // WEST GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 314.0 cm. x Width: 3.5 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 0.5 cm.
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Lopresti esophagoscope

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009049 a-k
Description
Wooden rectangular case, silver latches and handle; interior with wooden guiders and holders to organize instruments in place; on top and bottom of case; no instruments present in top position; instrument present on bottom; black tube; black and silver instrument head; storage compartment to side; …
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Accession Number
994009049 a-k
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- esophagoscope
Description
Wooden rectangular case, silver latches and handle; interior with wooden guiders and holders to organize instruments in place; on top and bottom of case; no instruments present in top position; instrument present on bottom; black tube; black and silver instrument head; storage compartment to side; with four silver and four rubber attachments within; guidelines for use and storage adhered to top.
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - wooden case - Size: Length 43.8 cm. x Width 37.8 cm. x Depth 7.0 cm.
b - esophagoscope - Size: Length 98.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm.
c - compartment slide cover - Size: Length 20.9 cm. x Width 2.9 cm. x Depth 2.9 cm.
d-e - metal attachments - Size: Length 2.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
f-g - metal attachments - Size: Length 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
h-k - rubber attachments - Size: Length 1.8 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit.
Maker
American Cystoscope Makers Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
wood: brown
rubber: orange
metal: black; silver
fabric: green
Inscriptions
On compartment slide cover: WAPPLER // A . C . / M . I . // TRADEMARK // Reg. U.S. PAT OFF; similar maker's mark engraved on instrument head; tape on top of case lid: LOPRESTI OESOPHAGOSCOPE; adhered to case led interior: "The Care and Maintenance of Flexible Image and Light Carrying Fibre Optic Instruments ..."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-5
Condition Remarks
Masking tape label on top of lid; wood case has minor scratches; silver case hardware rusting and pitting; rubber pieces in good (soft, pliable) condition; second instrument (intended for storage position on underside of lid) is missing; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. Groll; Dr. Beverly Lind
Exhibit History
West, Endoscopy; A; Oct. 11 1994
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Hirschowitz gastroduodenal fiberscope; gastroscope

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009050 a-p
Description
Wooden rectangular case; silver hardware; interior bottom with wooden guiders/holders for instruments; filled with various instrument components; storage compartments to side; lower compartment has a metal sliding lid; three pieces of masking tape as labels on top of case lid.
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Accession Number
994009050 a-p
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Duodenoscopy -- instrumentation
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
Description
Wooden rectangular case; silver hardware; interior bottom with wooden guiders/holders
for instruments; filled with various instrument components; storage compartments to side; lower compartment has a metal sliding lid; three pieces of masking tape as labels on top of case lid.
Number Of Parts
16
Part Names
a - wooden case - Size: Length 43.8 cm. x Width 37.8 cm. x Depth 7.0 cm.
b - tube in headpiece - Size:
c - light controller - Size:
d - pump - Size:
e - extension cord - Size:
f - cord & socket - Size:
g - grease tub - Size:
h - piece of tubing - Size:
i-k - attachments - Size:
l-o - #25A bag - Size:
p - metal sliding lid for side compartment - Size:
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit.
Maker
American Cystoscope Makers Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
wood: brown
rubber: black
Inscriptions
Maker's mark on two name plates, and engraved on various instrument parts: AMERICAN CYSTOSCOPE MAKERS, INC // WAPPLER // . A . C . / M . I // TRADEMARK // REG. US PAT. OFF. // NEW YORK, N.Y. // Designers And Sole Producers of Wappler And ACMI Instruments Since 1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-5
Condition Remarks
Masking tape labels on top of case; minor scratches to case surface; rubber in fairly good condition; #2: wooden box slightly cracked; #3: rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. Groll; Dr. Beverly Lind
Exhibit History
West, Endoscopy; A; Oct. 11 1994
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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009051 a-m
Description
Grey plastic case with silver metal trim/hardware; 'OLYMPUS' printed in white; grey foam padded interior; one main instrument with two long tubes.
Accession Number
994009051 a-m
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
Description
Grey plastic case with silver metal trim/hardware; 'OLYMPUS' printed in white; grey foam padded interior; one main instrument with two long tubes.
Number Of Parts
13
Part Names
a - case - Size:
b - main instrument - Size:
c - wire cable - Size:
d-f- looped wire cable - Size:
g - biopsy wire - Size:
h - irrigation wire - Size:
i - key chain - Size:
j - case tag - Size:
k - maker's label - Size:
l - black ring attachment - Size:
m - packaged attachment - Size:
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit.
Maker
Olympus
Site Made (City)
Tokyo
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
plastic: grey; black; white
synthetic: grey
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Maker's mark engraved on main instrument: "OLYMPUS // Tokyo"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-1 (a)
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-10 (b-m)
Condition Remarks
#2: Foam in case is deteriorating; rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
Reference Comments
Two catalogue records from Ohiolink, attached to accession sheet; Dr. Groll; Dr. Beverly Lind
Research Facts
Similar to gastroscopes cited on Ohiolink
Exhibit History
West, Endoscopy; A; Oct. 11 1994
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urine specimen bottle

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
995002043
Description
Cylindrical urine specimen bottle, wider at the base and with a pouring spout at the top; sides have writing embossed on the glass including graduated measurements, empty.
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Accession Number
995002043
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Urinalysis -- instrumentation
Description
Cylindrical urine specimen bottle, wider at the base and with a pouring spout at the top; sides have writing embossed on the glass including graduated measurements, empty.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Glasco
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
See "American Hospital Supply Catalog" C-30, c. 1966 #13600
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Within glass on sides: scale in oz. 1-6 and in cc 30-180; in glass on other side: "URINE SPECIMEN BOTTLE"; to base: "GLASCO
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 3 Row D
Dimension Notes
Depth: 12.2 cm. x Diam. : 6.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Glass has no chips or stains
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used for medical analysis of urine specimens.
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pediatric weight scale

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Obstetrics
Accession Number
995003013 a-b
Description
(a) rectangular-shaped metal infant balance with (b) removable infant holder; scale has a movable weight in front which slides back and forth on a metal bar and a scale in both hg and kg; infant holder is designed to hold an infant lying down; there is a headrest on the right side.
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Accession Number
995003013 a-b
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Pediatrics
Pediatrics -- instrumentation
Physical Examination
Physical Examination -- instrumentation
Infant Care
Body Weight -- instrumentation
Weights and Measures
Description
(a) rectangular-shaped metal infant balance with (b) removable infant holder; scale has a movable weight in front which slides back and forth on a metal bar and a scale in both hg and kg; infant holder is designed to hold an infant lying down; there is a headrest on the right side.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - scale - Size: Length 54.0 cm. x Width 31.0 cm. x Depth 11.0 cm.
b - infant holder - Size: Length 66.0 cm. x Width 27.0 cm.
Maker
Stathmos type 391
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
paint: white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Scale in hg and kg at scale front; tape which reads "Stillbirth classed if 500 gms or if over 20 weeks gestation"; another piece of tape on which is written: "1 kg = 1000 gms 1 Hectogram = 100 grams"; tape with "V3" (Victory 3) on the infant holder
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-A2-3
Temporary Location
To exhibit: "For Service to Humanity", Nursing Gallery: Showcase East, Museum of Health Care, 13 Nov. 2008.
Condition Remarks
The scale was very dirty and dusty; a few small chips on the paint are visible
Copy Type
Original
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Trilene vaporizer dial

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Dates
1970
2000
circa 1970-2000
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
Accession Number
995003094
Description
Dial from a trilene vaporizer; the dial is cylindrical with a threaded screw attachment at one end and a dial with graduation marks and a hollow cylindrical nozzle at the other end; the nozzle points upwards and is open at the top.
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Accession Number
995003094
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
MeSH Heading
Administration Inhalation -- instrumentation
Analgesics -- administration
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- vaporizer
Description
Dial from a trilene vaporizer; the dial is cylindrical with a threaded screw attachment at one end and a dial with graduation marks and a hollow cylindrical nozzle at the other end; the nozzle points upwards and is open at the top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Cyprane Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Keighley
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1970
2000
circa 1970-2000
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
One end stamped with the words, "CYPRANE LTD // KEIGHLEY // ENGLAND"; the dial has the words, "MAX TRILENE MIN" and graduation marks
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F2-6
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.2 cm. x Diam. : 5.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
The dial was very dirty and dusty; there is a dent in the metal at one end; no corrosion is visible and the chrome is unstained
Copy Type
Original
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x-ray exposure holder

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
995004020 a-b
Description
X-ray exposure holder, which consists of two pieces of cardboard attached together at the top with a cloth strip and reinforced at the bottom with cloth strips; the top and bottom cardboard pieces are held together with a moveable metal clip; the inside of the bottom piece of cardboard has a folded…
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Accession Number
995004020 a-b
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
X-Ray Film
Radiography -- instrumentation
Description
X-ray exposure holder, which consists of two pieces of cardboard attached together at the top with a cloth strip and reinforced at the bottom with cloth strips; the top and bottom cardboard pieces are held together with a moveable metal clip; the inside of the bottom piece of cardboard has a folded piece of yellow and black paper which holds a sheet of film.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - Size: Length 26.5 cm. x Width 21.6 cm.
b - Size:
Provenance
Queen's University School of X-Ray.
Maker
Eastman Kodak Co.
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Used in the late 1960s
Material
metal: black
cardboard: grey
paper: black; yellow
fabric: black
film: green
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F3-6
Condition Remarks
The x-ray exposure holder was dusty; there are several minor marks on the outside cardboard covers as well as tape marks; the inside paper has some staining; the film has pin holes in all four corners; the cloth strips show wear at the edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Nancy Chisholm; Bernie Ziomkiewicz
Research Facts
Film holder for direct exposure; film was used in the late 1960's at the Kingston General Hospital; film held under the patient
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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
995004023
Description
X-ray collimator which consists of an outer painted metal square base with a panel on the front; the front panel has two dials with scales which open and close lead shutters inside; the back of the base has an electric cord and light bulb with a removable metal covering; the top of the base has an …
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Accession Number
995004023
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
Radiography -- instrumentation
Description
X-ray collimator which consists of an outer painted metal square base with a panel on the front; the front panel has two dials with scales which open and close lead shutters inside; the back of the base has an electric cord and light bulb with a removable metal covering; the top of the base has an eye-shaped movable piece and is open to allow the shutters inside to be seen.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Queen's University School of X-Ray.
Maker
Videx
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
metal: silver; grey; brown
paint: off-white
glass: clear
plastic: black; grey; green; red; blue
Inscriptions
The front panel has two scales (one for each knob); printed words read, "UL [enclosed in
circle] 115 Volts 50 Watts SA [enclosed in circle] Use BLX Projection Lamp Shutters Closed [up arrow] Duocon by Videx Ser. No. 1202-12"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F3-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 17.0 cm. x Width: 19.3 cm. x Depth: 14.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Collimator was dirty and dusty; there are several minor scrapes and scratches in the paint; the mirror is missing; there is some wear on the front panel
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Nancy Chisholm; Bernie Ziomkiewicz; "The Trail of the Invisible Light" by E.R.N. Grigg, M.D.
Research Facts
Mirror is missing; shutters used to block and direct x-rays; possibly made by Howdon Videx Products Corporation, Mount Vernon, New York, USA
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Technicolor Magi-Cartridge

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
995004026 a-b
Description
Super 8 film and box consisting of (a) plastic box with a flip-up lid; (b) super 8 film in a blue plastic cartridge; the cartridge is round at the top and squared at the bottom; the film within the cartridge is rolled in a continuous loop; there is a metal strip at the base.
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Accession Number
995004026 a-b
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
X-Ray Film
Cineradiography -- instrumentation
Description
Super 8 film and box consisting of (a) plastic box with a flip-up lid; (b) super 8 film in a blue plastic cartridge; the cartridge is round at the top and squared at the bottom; the film within the cartridge is rolled in a continuous loop; there is a metal strip at the base.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - film box - Size: Length 10.5 cm. x Width 11.7 cm. x Depth 4.7 cm.
b - super 8 film cartridge - Size: Length 10.0 cm. x Width 11.1 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm.
Provenance
Queen's University School of X-Ray.
Maker
Popular Science Publishing Co. Inc.
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
metal: silver
plastic: burgundy; blue
film: dark grey
paper: off-white
Inscriptions
Box reads, "Technicolor Contains One Technicolor Magi-Cartridge" and a paper label with, "X-Ray Motion Pics. Shoulder 118"; (b) film labelled, "Popular Science Publishing Co., Inc. Super 8 Film Loops 118 Distributed Exclusively by McIntyre Educational Materials Ltd. 3333 Metropolitan Blvd. E., Montreal 38, Que. ESF-33 X-Ray Motion Pictures Shoulder (Education Development Center) Black & White Approx. 4 Minutes"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F3-2
Condition Remarks
(a) plastic box was dusty and dirty; (b) cartridge is undamaged and the film within appears to be in good shape; labels on the outside of the cartridge are starting to peel off
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Nancy Chisholm
Research Facts
Very early cine -- one of the first; early 1960's
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