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intestinal suture tube

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1979.21.22
Description
A curved glass tube contains alcohol, a paper label, and a curved needle attached to a roll of catgut.
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Accession Number
1979.21.22
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroenterology
Ligation -- instrumentation
MM= Ligation and Suture -- suture
Description
A curved glass tube contains alcohol, a paper label, and a curved needle attached to a roll of catgut.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J.A. McArthur, Blackstock Dispensary, Blackstock, Ont.
Maker
Davis & Geck, Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
catgut: yellow
paper: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-10
Dimension Notes
Length 11.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
From the Blackstock Dispensary, built in 1876; practising physicians in the dispensary: Dr. John Montgomery 1876-1882; Dr. Auron J. Campbell 1882-1888; Dr. Wm. A Fish 1888-1901; Dr. John McCullough 1901-1906; Dr. Robert B. Harris 1906-1908; Dr. Archibald McArthur 1908-1925; Dr. John A. McArthur 1919-1966.
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stomach tube with bulb and funnel

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Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1979.21.48
Description
Square cardboard box contains a red rubber funnel attached to a red rubber tube; there is a bulb in the middle of the tube; there is a tiny slit near the open end of the tube.
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Accession Number
1979.21.48
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
Suction -- instrumentation
Gastric Lavage
Description
Square cardboard box contains a red rubber funnel attached to a red rubber tube; there is a bulb in the middle of the tube; there is a tiny slit near the open end of the tube.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 18.8 cm x Width 18.8 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
b - stomach tube - Size: Length 1.61 m
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J.A. McArthur, Blackstock Dispensary, Blackstock, Ont.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Material
rubber: red
cellophane: clear
cardboard: black; white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
From the Blackstock Dispensary, built in 1876; practising physicians in the dispensary: Dr. John Montgomery 1876-1882; Dr. Auron J. Campbell 1882-1888; Dr. Wm. A Fish 1888-1901; Dr. John McCullough 1901-1906; Dr. Robert B. Harris 1906-1908; Dr. Archibald McArthur 1908-1925; Dr. John A. McArthur 1919-1966.
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stomach pump and enema

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Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1979.7.20 a-g
Description
Heavy brass stomach pump and enema apparatus in a mahogany, brown velvet fabric-lined case; ivory handle and tips and brown wood round handle; braided fabric wrapped tubing.
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Accession Number
1979.7.20 a-g
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Suction
Irrigation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Suction and Drainage -- stomach pump
Description
Heavy brass stomach pump and enema apparatus in a mahogany, brown velvet fabric-lined case; ivory handle and tips and brown wood round handle; braided fabric wrapped tubing.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
case - Size: Length 30.0 cm x Width 15.0 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
syringe - Size: Length 26.5 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
tubing - Size: Length 54.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. D.G. Brown of Toronto; used by Mrs. Brown's great-uncle, Dr. Daniel E. Brooke.
Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Material
wood: brown
metal: yellow
ivory: white
vulcanite
rubber
fabric: red
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-13
Condition Remarks
#2: Rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Dr. Brooke practised in Ontario, Canada: Newhamburg in 1887 and in Windsor in 1892.
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Petz intestinal and stomach suturing apparatus

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1981.2.2 a-o
Description
A wooden box (o), with a wire handle on the lid and two hooks and a lock on the front, contains: a staple holder for 23 pairs of suturing clips in numbered compartments (a); a closing clamp (b); a gear wheel (c); a chrome-plated screwdriver (d); a chrome-plated filling pin (f); a very fine-tipped f…
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Accession Number
1981.2.2 a-o
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Suture Techniques
Gastroenterology
Description
A wooden box (o), with a wire handle on the lid and two hooks and a lock on the front, contains: a staple holder for 23 pairs of suturing clips in numbered compartments (a); a closing clamp (b); a gear wheel (c); a chrome-plated screwdriver (d); a chrome-plated filling pin (f); a very fine-tipped filling tweezer (g); a filling rack (h); a chrome case with a sliding lid containing a metal washer and 8 tarnished suture clips (i); a polythene bag, stapled closed with a label, containing a clear plastic box of silver suture clips (k); two identical keys to the case (l,m); 23 pairs of sutures in a felt wrapping (n); (e) is unidentified or missing; (j) is the lid of the interior compartment of the case.
Number Of Parts
15
Part Names
a - staple holder - Size: Length 26.0 cm x Width 4.0 cm
b - clamp - Size: Length 11.3 cm x Width 2.8 cm
c - gear wheel - Size: Length 10.2 cm x Diam. 6.5 cm
d - screwdriver - Size: Length 13.3 cm
f - filling pin - Size: Length 7.0 cm
g - filling tweezer - Size: Length 10.7 cm
h - filling rack - Size: Length 3.0 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
i - chrome case - Size: Length 6.0 cm x Width 2.3 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
j - wooden lid - Size: Length 16.3 cm x Width 8.4 cm x Depth 4.0 mm
k - polythene bag - Size: Length 12.0 cm x Width 7.5 cm
l,m - keys - Size: Length 3.8 cm
n - felt strip - Size: Length 15.5 cm x Width 1.3 cm
o - case - Size: Length 40.7 cm x Width 11.7 cm x Depth 13.3 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Catherine Rekai, the widow of Dr. John Rekai.
Maker
Aesculap
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
wood: brown
metal: silver
plastic: translucent
fabric: black
Inscriptions
(a) lower handle marked "C 2299"; upper handle has "D AESCULAP ODELGA" above the symbol of a caduceus; (b) has Aesculap symbol impressed on the part; (c) scratched on shank: "DR. J. Rekai"; (d) impressed on shank: "NRM"; (f) "NRM" marked on handle; (g) has Aesculap symbol on one side and "ODELGA" on the other side; (h) marked "NRM" on underside of base; (i) lid marked with Aesculap symbol; (k) label has "Codman // Surgical Instruments // since 1838 . . ."; on reverse, "Cat. No: 200-4020 // Lot: 4051".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-8
Condition Remarks
Tip of screwdriver (d) bent out of shape
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Aesculap catalogue, 1974, p. 229
Research Facts
Dr. Rekai is one of the founders of the Central Hospital; he served at the Semelweiss Hospital, Budapest, from 1938–1948, and at Central Hospital from 1957–1978.
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Paul's colotomy clamp

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Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1983.22.12
Description
A plier-like instrument with a set screw at the handle end; handles cross over and are held by a screw, then both turn out to form a circular shape; then straighten out to form two long pieces that clamp together.
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Accession Number
1983.22.12
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Colon and Rectal Surgery, instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- clamp -- intestinal
Description
A plier-like instrument with a set screw at the handle end; handles cross over and are held by a screw, then both turn out to form a circular shape; then straighten out to form two long pieces that clamp together.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W. W. H. Rudd of Toronto.
Maker
Down Bros.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-13
Dimension Notes
Length 17.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
Research Facts
From the effects of the donor's father, Dr. M. S. K. Rudd, who had a hospital on St. Clair Avenue in Toronto.
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voltage regulator for gastric camera

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Dates
1965
1975
circa 1965-1975
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009001
Description
Small portable electrical power source for gastric camera; brown / cream metal with adjustable silver metal handle / carrying handle; cord folds up into side compartment.
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Accession Number
994009001
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
Description
Small portable electrical power source for gastric camera; brown / cream metal with adjustable silver metal handle / carrying handle; cord folds up into side compartment.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit.
Maker
Olympus Optical Co. Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1965
1975
circa 1965-1975
Date Remarks
Date on machine 1967
Material
metal: brown; cream; silver
Inscriptions
On metal plate: "GTF STABILIZED REGULATOR // Input A. C. 110V 50 or 60 c/s // DATE 1967.11 No. 530493 // OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO., LTD. // MADE IN JAPAN"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 21.6 cm. x Width: 24.0 cm. x Depth: 11.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows some wear and paint smudges
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voltage regulator for gastric camera

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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
994009002 a-b
Description
Small pale grey metal electrical gastro camera regulator with small compartment for brown electrical cord and opening to replace fuses; lid lifts off; leather handles are still covered in plastic sleeves from original packing.
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Accession Number
994009002 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
Description
Small pale grey metal electrical gastro camera regulator with small compartment for brown electrical cord and opening to replace fuses; lid lifts off; leather handles are still covered in plastic sleeves from original packing.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - lid - Size: Length 22.7 cm. x Width 13.3 cm. x Depth 5.5 cm.
b - machine - Size: Length 22.7 cm. x Width 13.3 cm. x Depth 12.8 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit.
Maker
Olympus Optical Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Tokyo
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
metal: pale grey
leather: tan
plastic: black; clear
Inscriptions
On metal plate: "OLYMPUS // TOKYO // Gastro Camera Regulator // Input A.C. 110V // No. 550184 // OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO., LYD. // MADE IN JAPAN"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-3
Condition Remarks
small black smudge on front
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optical esophagoscope

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009005 a-e
Description
Metal esophagoscope with fiberglass light carriers for cold light fountains housed in long narrow hinged wooden box; metal clamping handle stored in this box does not appear to fit the box or the instrument.
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Accession Number
994009005 a-e
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
Metal esophagoscope with fiberglass light carriers for cold light fountains housed in long narrow hinged wooden box; metal clamping handle stored in this box does not appear to fit
the box or the instrument.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 55.7 cm. x Width 8.5 cm. x Depth 4.5 cm.
b - tube - Size: Length 40.6 cm. x Width 4.5 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
c - light carrier - Size: Length 44.6 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
d - handle - Size: Length 14.6 cm. x Width 2.2 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
e - cord - Size: Length 214.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Storz
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
wood: yellow
Inscriptions
"STORZ / GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-6
Condition Remarks
Bottom of box shows wear and green scuff marks; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Research Facts
"Storz Surgical Catalogue" #K-12020 Ph pp. 324-325
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Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009007 a-f
Description
Large burgundy wooden case with burgundy velvet lining holds a gastro camera GTF-A, plastic guard for tip, instruction booklet and catalogue plus a seven-page paper on the techniques of photographing with gastro camera.
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Accession Number
994009007 a-f
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastrocamera
Description
Large burgundy wooden case with burgundy velvet lining holds a gastro camera GTF-A, plastic guard for tip, instruction booklet and catalogue plus a seven-page paper on the techniques of photographing with gastro camera.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - case - Size:
b - gastro camera - Size: Length 109.0 cm. x Width 8.3 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
c - plastic guard - Size: Length 4.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
d - instruction booklet - Size: Length 28.0 cm. x Width 22.0 cm. x Depth 0.2 cm.
e - catalogue - Size: Length 28.0 cm. x Width 21.7 cm. x Depth 0.1 cm.
f - technique paper - Size: Length 28.2 cm. x Width 22.0 cm. x Depth 0.2 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Olympus Optical Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Tokyo
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Inscriptions
"GASTRO // CAMERA // GTF-A // 240592 // OLYMPUS // TOKYO"; "CARSEN // TORONTO // MONTREAL // VANCOUVER"; "MADE IN JAPAN"; "GTFA - NOT IN WORKING CONDITION"
Permanent Location
(a-c) Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-2
(d-f) Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Condition Remarks
Case shows wear along edges; #2: the leather handle is hard and brittle and has become partly separated from the case.
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Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009008 a-g
Description
Large burgundy metal case has fitted styrofoam inserts to hold gastro camera GTF-A; plastic guard for tip, rubber suction ball, and long blue plastic zip-up cover for gastroscope; from the number of empty compartments in case, there are several pieces missing.
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Accession Number
994009008 a-g
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastrocamera
Description
Large burgundy metal case has fitted styrofoam inserts to hold gastro camera GTF-A; plastic guard for tip, rubber suction ball, and long blue plastic zip-up cover for gastroscope; from the number of empty compartments in case, there are several pieces missing.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - case - Size:
b - styrofoam (top) - Size: Length 55.3 cm. x Width 40.4 cm. x Depth 0.4 cm.
c - styrofoam (bottom) - Size: Length 54.6 cm. x Width 40.0 cm. x Depth 0.7 cm.
d - gastroscope - Size: Length 108.0 cm. x Width 0.8 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
e - plastic guard - Size: Length 4.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
f - rubber ball - Size: Length 62.0 cm. x Width 5.8 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
g - plastic cover - Size: Length 110.0 cm. x Width 13.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital
Maker
Olympus Optical Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Tokyo
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Material
metal: burgundy; silver; black
styrofoam: burgundy; white
rubber: black
plastic: white; blue
Inscriptions
"GASTRO // CAMERA // GTF-A // 242462 // OLYMPUS // TOKYO"; "CARSEN // TORONTO // MONTREAL // .VANCOUVER"; "MADE IN JAPAN"; on black rubber ball: "CROWN SPRAY // TRADE MARK // KOMINE // 12"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-2
Condition Remarks
Case shows wear along edges; rubber ball has solidified; styrofoam fittings have a few white spots; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
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