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electromyography electrode

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Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
1982.12.2
Description
A 22-gauge braided wire with a needle at one end.
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Accession Number
1982.12.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Electromyography
Description
A 22-gauge braided wire with a needle at one end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. W. Scott.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Material
metal: yellow; grey; reddish-brown
Inscriptions
Copper tag labelled "For human muscle only."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F5-4
Dimension Notes
Length 87.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used for recording electrical potentials in human muscle.
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Sahli-Leitz hemometer

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Dates
1915
1925
circa 1915-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
1982.5.18
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Accession Number
1982.5.18
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Hemoglobinometry
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Dates
1915
1925
circa 1915-1925
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-9
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber stiff, cracked and broken; #3: leatherette peeling off case; lid is loose.
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
1982.5.21
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Accession Number
1982.5.21
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Cell Count -- instrumentation
MM= Blood Cell Count -- hemacytometer
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-8
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber stiff and cracking
Copy Type
Original
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physician's combination hemo-set

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Dates
1945
1955
circa 1945-1955
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
1984.15.2 a-m
Description
An imitation-leather paper-covered cardboard box (m) containing (a) a hemometer; (b-e) bottles for hydrochloric acid, acetone, rbc, wbc fluids; (f) a counting chamber in a box; (g) cover glasses in plastic box; (h) rbc-counting pipette with tubing and mouthpiece; (i) a pipette with black engraved c…
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Accession Number
1984.15.2 a-m
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Cell Count -- instrumentation
Hemoglobinometry -- instrumentation
Description
An imitation-leather paper-covered cardboard box (m) containing (a) a hemometer; (b-e) bottles for hydrochloric acid, acetone, rbc, wbc fluids; (f) a counting chamber in a box; (g) cover glasses in plastic box; (h) rbc-counting pipette with tubing and mouthpiece; (i) a pipette with black engraved calibrations (appears older, does not seem to belong to this set); (j) a glass stirring rod; (k) double-graduated, calibrated, 13.8-gram (? cylinder?); (l) rbc-counting pipette.
Number Of Parts
13
Part Names
m - box - Size: Length 19.0 cm x Width 13.0 cm x Depth 6.6 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. B. A. Manace.
Dates
1945
1955
circa 1945-1955
Material
paper: maroon
cardboard
glass: clear; amber
rubber: red; yellow
plastic
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-10
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
No maker given; supplier was O. H. John's Glass Co.
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Boggs' coagulometer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8413
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
1986.1.3 a-b
Description
A case contains a thick metal disc with three shanks projecting from it at 45° angles from each other; in the centre of the disc is a chamber with a glass bottom; the case is lined with fabric.
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Accession Number
1986.1.3 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Coagulation Tests
Description
A case contains a thick metal disc with three shanks projecting from it at 45° angles from each other; in the centre of the disc is a chamber with a glass bottom; the case is lined with fabric.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
coagulometer - Size: Width 6.2 cm
box - Size: Length 7.8 cm x Width 6.3 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. G. Watt; used by his father, Dr. J. C. Watt.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Material
metal: silver
fabric: pink
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-8
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Fisher Scientific Catalogue, 1926-7 (item #5-960); Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 1127
Research Facts
For determining the coagulation time of the blood on the stage of a microscope; used by the donor's father, Dr. J. C. Watt, gr. U of T 1910, who was a professor of anatomy at the U of T.
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Henocque's hematoscope

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Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
1986.1.4
Description
A case lined with velvet contains a glass slide calibrated from 0 to 60 on one edge; the other edge is mounted with an additional layer of glass 1.1 cm wide and banded with metal on two short ends; an enamelled slide calibrated from 0 to 60 on one side and 15 down to 4 on the other side; two cards …
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Accession Number
1986.1.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Hemoglobinometry
Description
A case lined with velvet contains a glass slide calibrated from 0 to 60 on one edge; the other edge is mounted with an additional layer of glass 1.1 cm wide and banded with metal on two short ends; an enamelled slide calibrated from 0 to 60 on one side and 15 down to 4 on the other side; two cards labelled as the scale of the haematoscope; and two metal vaccinating tips.
Part Names
glass measure - Size: Length 8.3 cm x Width 2.5 cm
enamel measure - Size: Length 8.3 cm x Width 2.5 cm
case - Size: Length 10.2 cm x Width 8.0 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; used by the donor's father, Dr. J. C. Watt, gr. University of Toronto Class of 1910, a professor of anatomy at the U of T.
Maker
Ph. Pellin
Site Made (City)
Paris
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Material
fabric: dark purple
glass: clear
enamel: white
paper: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on cards (translation): "Scale of the Hénocque Haematoscope"; marked on vaccinating tips: "Le Jenner"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-8
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
An instrument for examining the blood spectroscopically or optically; appears to be for the estimation of the quantity of oxygen in the blood.
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Beckmann adjustable thermometer

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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
994010010 a-b
Description
Long cylindrical thermometer; mercury; bottom portion of tube clear, upper portion clear with a white scale; silver cap to top; housed in a black hard case; blue velvet interior.
Accession Number
994010010 a-b
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Calorimetry -- instrumentation
Thermometers
Temperature
Chemistry, Analytical -- instrumentation
Description
Long cylindrical thermometer; mercury; bottom portion of tube clear, upper portion clear with a white scale; silver cap to top; housed in a black hard case; blue velvet interior.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - thermometer - Size: Length 58.2 cm. x Width 1.0 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
b - case - Size: Length 65.0 cm. x Width 3.8 cm. x Depth 4.0 cm.
Maker
Fisher Scientific Co.
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Material
glass: clear; white
leather: black
fabric: blue
Inscriptions
Back of thermometer reads: "Beckmann Thermometer / Centigrade 1/100° / graduated at setting of plus 20° C. / Fisher Scientific Co / Jenaer Normaigias / Made in West Germany"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-4
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
Research Facts
A student's tool; used in the exercise of calorimetry; to measure emission of heat consumption, dissolution, vaporization of fuel; focusses a small range of degrees, read to the 1000th of a degree; adjustable scale can move mercury up
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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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urine specimen bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9546
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
995005001
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; deep cap seat holds cover securely.
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Accession Number
995005001
Collection
Dr. Burns 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; deep cap seat holds cover securely.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., graduate of the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Class of 1947; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Embossed on the front of the bottle: "URINE // SPECIMEN // BOTTLE"; embossed on the back and differentiated with full lines at number markings and half markings in between: "1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 // 7 OZ."; embossed on bottom of bottle are five symbols: " 6 // 4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 3 Row D
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 15.2 cm x Diam. 6.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Glass shows signs of mild wear on base of bottle; upon arrival, bottle was very dirty and had an opaque film of dirt, dust and mould inside; cleaning has returned bottle to original state, with clean, clear glass.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalogue (C30)," AHSC (Canada) Ltd., 1964 (item #13600)
Research Facts
Used for medical analysis of urine specimens.
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urine specimen bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9547
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
995005002
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; deep cap seat holds cover securely; empty.
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Accession Number
995005002
Collection
Dr. Burns 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; deep cap seat holds cover securely; empty.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., graduate of the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Class of 1947; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Embossed on the front of the bottle: "URINE // SPECIMEN // BOTTLE"; embossed on the back and differentiated with full lines at number markings and half markings in between: "1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 // 7 0Z."; embossed on bottom of bottle are five symbols: "6 // 4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 3 Row D
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 15.2 cm x Diam. 6.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Glass shows signs of mild wear on base of bottle; upon arrival, bottle was very dirty and had an opaque film of dirt, dust and mould inside; cleaning has returned bottle to original state, with clean, clear glass.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalogue (C30)," AHSC (Canada) Ltd., 1964 (item #13600)
Research Facts
Used for medical analysis of urine specimens.
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