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Dates
1996
2006
circa 1996-2006
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034546
Description
Wolfe-Boehler cast breaker consists of a heavy metal scissor-like instrument with a screw joint and spring-loaded handles; nested scoop-shaped ends with ridges for gripping; brushed stainless finish.
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Accession Number
997034546
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting tool -- scissors/shears -- plaster
Description
Wolfe-Boehler cast breaker consists of a heavy metal scissor-like instrument with a screw joint and spring-loaded handles; nested scoop-shaped ends with ridges for gripping; brushed stainless finish.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Richards
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1996
2006
circa 1996-2006
Date Remarks
Suppliers' catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"R [inside box shape] 21-0082 STAINLESS GERMANY" etched on instrument; "3" stamped on inside of instrument.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-14
Dimension Notes
Length 26.0 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains or corrosion; like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Internet site Surgipro.com (see attached photocopy); CD #10.
Research Facts
This instrument used to break casts.
Images
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Kleinart-Kutz tendon retriever

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Dates
1990
2000
circa 1990-2000
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034603
Description
.Kleinart-Kutz tendon retriever has scissor-like handles with a malleable shaft ending in an adjustable clamp with two-into-one teeth.
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Accession Number
997034603
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Surgery
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps
Description
.Kleinart-Kutz tendon retriever has scissor-like handles with a malleable shaft ending in an adjustable clamp with two-into-one teeth.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Maker
Weck
Site Made (City)
Triangle Park
Site Made (State)
North Carolina
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1990
2000
circa 1990-2000
Date Remarks
Date based on supplier's catalogue.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"065320 // Weck Repair T1089" etched on instrument; "WECK // USA" stamped into metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-13
Dimension Notes
Length 21.2 cm x Width 7.2 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains; no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Weck Surgical Instruments and Products," Weck, Triangle Park, N.C., 1992, p. I-17 (item # 65320); CD #2.
Research Facts
Used to retrieve and hold a tendon.
Images
Less detail