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bone screw sterilizing case

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Dates
1997
circa 1997
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034361
Description
A hinged triangular stainless steel sterilization case holds a full range of bone screws sized from 32 mm to 52 mm; flat base with elevated platform holds fourteen rows of eight holes for each size to hold screws; sloping lid is perforated along sides to allow sterilization fluids entry.
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Accession Number
997034361
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Sterilization
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
MM= Orthopedic Fixation Devices -- bone nail, pin, screw
Description
A hinged triangular stainless steel sterilization case holds a full range of bone screws sized from 32 mm to 52 mm; flat base with elevated platform holds fourteen rows of eight holes for each size to hold screws; sloping lid is perforated along sides to allow sterilization fluids entry.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1997
circa 1997
Date Remarks
Date based on supplier's catalogue.
Material
metal: silver; dark grey
Inscriptions
Printed on top: "CAT. NO. 1023-10 // BONE SCREW CASE // FOR LARGE .18 IN DIA. (4.5 mm) BONE SCREWS // ZIMMER. USA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-9
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Width 8.7 cm x Depth 7.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Case is bent on all four corners; the steel is discoloured.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Zimmer Trauma Fixation Systems Catalog" by Zimmer, 1997, p. 146 (exactly like item #00-1023-010-00) (see attached photocopy); CD #1.
Research Facts
This object is used to hold bone screws of various sizes.
Images
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