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self-retaining chest electrode

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
1982.5.3
Description
A rubber bulb in a metal mount.
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Accession Number
1982.5.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Electrocardiography
Cardiology
Description
A rubber bulb in a metal mount.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
rubber: red
metal: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-8
Condition Remarks
Bulb disintegrating; #2: Rubber requires special treatment
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Skiascopic hood

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1982.5.5
Description
A metal cylinder with a metal diaphragm in one side; on the perimeter of the diaphragm and on the left side is a scale with divisions from 5 to 25; to be used with an incandescent lamp.
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Accession Number
1982.5.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Ophthalmology
Physical Examination
Description
A metal cylinder with a metal diaphragm in one side; on the perimeter of the diaphragm and on the left side is a scale with divisions from 5 to 25; to be used with an incandescent lamp.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Material
metal: brown
Inscriptions
On the scale: "5 // 10 // 15 // 20 // 25"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-7
Dimension Notes
Length 4.0 cm x Diam. 7.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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sphygmograph receptor

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
1982.5.7
Description
A metal instrument resembling a 4-legged spider, with a short shaft extending from the "body" down to a saucer-shaped piece of metal; a large set screw comes out from the "body" at a right angle.
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Accession Number
1982.5.7
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 metal instrument resembling a 4-legged spider, with a short shaft extending from the "body" down to a saucer-shaped piece of metal; a large set screw comes out from the "body" at a right angle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-7
Dimension Notes
Diam. 6.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Rubber diaphragm missing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
When placed over the heart or a vein, the instruments registers pulsation.
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Optical trial eyeglasses

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Dates
1908
1911
circa 1908-1911
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1982.7.1 a-m
Description
A long, narrow case covered in black fabric and lined with velvet containing 10 pairs of spectacles for ascertaining the size of eyeglasses suitable for the patient; rimless, pince-nez type with gold-coloured metal nosepieces; a paper label inside lid gives sizing information.
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Accession Number
1982.7.1 a-m
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Vision Tests
Optometry
Description
A long, narrow case covered in black fabric and lined with velvet containing 10 pairs of spectacles for ascertaining the size of eyeglasses suitable for the patient; rimless, pince-nez type with gold-coloured metal nosepieces; a paper label inside lid gives sizing information.
Number Of Parts
13
Part Names
case - Size: Length 28.5 cm x Width 12.5 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott, from the effects of his father.
Maker
Consolidated Optical Co., Ltd.
Dates
1908
1911
circa 1908-1911
Material
fabric: black; brown
metal: yellow
glass: clear
paper: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: a logo: "CONSOL // THE MARK OF // QUALITY"; below this, "EYEGLASSES" followed by 12 lines of measurements, with additional hand-printed information; then, "Dimensions based on 0 eye // "Consol" Specialities // Consol Frames // Sta zon Eyeglasses // Velcote Temples // Consolidated [cursive] // OPTICAL COMPANY // LIMITED"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-11
Condition Remarks
Lid and closing fold detached; #2: the lid has come off the case.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Photocopy of label; CD #UHN
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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
Accession Number
1982.7.5
Description
Brain cannula, a long, narrow cylinder graduated in 5-cm increments with a round stop that can be moved by squeezing a pair of press springs; the stop acts as a depth gauge.
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Accession Number
1982.7.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
Description
Brain cannula, a long, narrow cylinder graduated in 5-cm increments with a round stop that can be moved by squeezing a pair of press springs; the stop acts as a depth gauge.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott..
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Material
metal: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-3
Dimension Notes
Length 8.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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electrocardiograph styluses

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Dates
1972
circa 1972
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
1982.7.6 a-b
Description
Two metal styluses, flattened at one end and tapering to a very small point that is curved at 90°.
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Accession Number
1982.7.6 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Electrocardiography
Cardiology
Description
Two metal styluses, flattened at one end and tapering to a very small point that is curved at 90°.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - stylus - Size: Length 12.5 cm
b - stylus - Size: Length 12.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; Dr. J.W. Scott.
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-8
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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electroshock therapy machine

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Dates
1945
circa 1945
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Psychiatry
Accession Number
1982.8.1 a-g
Description
A machine (g) in a wooden box, for administering electric shock therapy; (a-d) are metal conductors to attach to patient's forehead; (e-f) are perforated rubber straps.
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Accession Number
1982.8.1 a-g
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Psychiatry
MeSH Heading
Electroconvulsive Therapy
Psychiatry -- instrumentation
Description
A machine (g) in a wooden box, for administering electric shock therapy; (a-d) are metal conductors to attach to patient's forehead; (e-f) are perforated rubber straps.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a-d - metal conductors
e-f - rubber straps
g - machine in box - Size: Length 38.75 cm x Width 21.9 cm x Depth 27.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Henry S. Sager of Toronto.
Maker
Offner Electronics Inc.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1945
circa 1945
Material
wood
metal
plastic
rubber
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-L2-2
Temporary Location
With MHC Education Program Mental Madness 10 Aug 2015, stored in Rm 2017.
Condition Remarks
Carrying handle in poor condition; lacquer worn off the lid; #2: rubber cords very stiff.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used in Dr. Sager's practice c. 1945-60, at which time this type of treatment was replaced by antidepressant, psychotropic medication.
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urethral injection syringe

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1982.9.1 a-b
Description
A glass syringe with a glass (?) plunger fits into a wooden cylinder.
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Accession Number
1982.9.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Irrigation
Urology -- instrumentation
Drug Therapy
Description
A glass syringe with a glass (?) plunger fits into a wooden cylinder.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
syringe
cylinder - Size: Length 13.5 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. M.E. Albertson of Toronto.
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
glass: clear
wood: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Photocopy attached to accession sheet; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Given to Dr. Albertson by Dr. Louis Joseph Sebert (1886-1942), U of T 1911, when he retired from practice.
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Dates
1970
1999
1970-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1983.12.1 a-d
Description
A plastic zippered case (d) with a moulded tray containing an ophthalmoscope (a) with a sliding focus device, an otoscope head (b), and a battery handle (c) with rechargeable battery.
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Accession Number
1983.12.1 a-d
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Ophthalmoscopy
Physical Examination
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- aural
MM= Otolaryngology -- otoscope
Description
A plastic zippered case (d) with a moulded tray containing an ophthalmoscope (a) with a sliding focus device, an otoscope head (b), and a battery handle (c) with rechargeable battery.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
case - Size: Length 18.0 cm x Width 10.5 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Welch Allyn
Site Made (City)
Skaneateles Falls
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
1999
1970-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 20c."
Material
plastic: green; white
metal: silver; yellow
Inscriptions
On otoscope head, "Pat. No. 3146775"; on ophthalmoscope, "Pat. No. 165177"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-14
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Laycock's folding tongue depressor

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Dates
1970
1999
1970-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1983.13.1
Description
Two flat pieces of silver-plated metal rounded at the ends and hinged, looks like wings when open.
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Accession Number
1983.13.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Two flat pieces of silver-plated metal rounded at the ends and hinged, looks like wings when open.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Stevens & Son
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1970
1999
1970-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 20c."
Material
metal: grey; brown
Inscriptions
Stamped on both "wings": "23"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 18.0 cm (open)
Condition Remarks
Tarnished.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Arnold catalogue, p. 134; CD #UHN
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