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Albee bone graft calipers

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Dates
1970
1980
circa 1970-1980
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034612
Description
Albee bone graft calipers consist of two straight arms with dull tips; screw control attached through one arm connecting into the other arm with a circular connector with a small, circular grooved tip on the top.
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Accession Number
997034612
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Orthopedic Equipment
Weights and Measures
Description
Albee bone graft calipers consist of two straight arms with dull tips; screw control attached through one arm connecting into the other arm with a circular connector with a small, circular grooved tip on the top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital O.R.
Maker
Richards
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1970
1980
circa 1970-1980
Date Remarks
Supplier's Catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"[symbol that looks like an R enclosed in a box] 21-0061 GERMANY // STAINLESS" etched on the instrument.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-3
Dimension Notes
Length 19.8 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 1.9 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments and Hospital Equipment," 23rd Ed., Downs Surgical PLC, ca. 1982, p. G-73 (similar to item GT-550-01-V) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
This is used to measure bone for grafting or for Moore's femoral head replacement.
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Alexander bone gouge

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034220
Description
Bone gouge, which is a straight, solid piece of metal the handle has four sides with rounded edges and a circular knob at the top; the blade is concave on the front and semicircular at the back; the tip is semicircular and sharp.
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Accession Number
997034220
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- chisel and gouge
Description
Bone gouge, which is a straight, solid piece of metal the handle has four sides with rounded edges and a circular knob at the top; the blade is concave on the front and semicircular at the back; the tip is semicircular and sharp.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
J.F. Hartz Co.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"MADE IN GERMANY 4 9 mm THE J.G. HARTZ Co. CHROME"; has the Jetter & Scheerer logo of a snake twisted around a caduceus rod with a crown above it and "AESCULAP"above the crown all stamped into the metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-12
Dimension Notes
Length 17.2 cm x Diam. 1.9 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"General Surgical Catalogue," by Aesculap, 1982, p. 570 (similar to item #FL 345) (see attached photocopy); CD #1
Research Facts
Used in orthopaedic surgery for tunnelling into the bone
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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034280
Description
The vitallium wrench has a cylindrical handle with diamond-jawed gripping grooves; the shaft is cylindrical with a hexagon tip.
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Accession Number
997034280
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Description
The vitallium wrench has a cylindrical handle with diamond-jawed gripping grooves; the shaft is cylindrical with a hexagon tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Date Remarks
Vitallium used for surgical instruments from 1950 on.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"Z [inside a circle] 1365-05" stamped into the wrench
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-10
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
No staining, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Sorbie; CD #1
Research Facts
This instrument is used for tightening and loosening appliances in pneumatic drills during orthopedic surgery
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Anderson tendon tunnelling forceps, curved

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Dates
1975
1985
circa 1975-1985
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034573
Description
Curved Anderson tendon tunnelling forceps with a finger-hinged joint on handle; distal end, single-hinged joint opening with grooved serrations on each side ending with a one-into-two-toothed grasper; small, black identifier on one handle.
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Accession Number
997034573
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Surgery
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps
Description
Curved Anderson tendon tunnelling forceps with a finger-hinged joint on handle; distal end, single-hinged joint opening with grooved serrations on each side ending with a one-into-two-toothed grasper; small, black identifier on one handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Down
Site Made (City)
Surrey
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1975
1985
circa 1975-1985
Date Remarks
Supplier's catalogue
Material
metal: silver
ink: black
Inscriptions
Stamped into the handle: "Down England"; etched onto handle: "Plastic"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-13
Dimension Notes
Length 9.75 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Surface shows some wear; no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments & Hospital Equipment," Downs Surgical PLC, 23rd ed., Surrey, ca. 1982, p. G41 (item #GR-410-02-Q); CD #11.
Research Facts
Used for directing and grasping a severed tendon during repair surgery.
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Anderson tendon tunnelling forceps, straight

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Dates
1975
1985
circa 1975-1985
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034572
Description
Long, straight Anderson tendon tunnelling forceps with a finger-hinged joint on handle; distal end, single-hinged joint opening with grooved serrations on each side ending with a one-into-two-toothed grasper; small, black identifier on one handle.
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Accession Number
997034572
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Surgery
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps
Description
Long, straight Anderson tendon tunnelling forceps with a finger-hinged joint on handle; distal end, single-hinged joint opening with grooved serrations on each side ending with a one-into-two-toothed grasper; small, black identifier on one handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Down
Site Made (City)
Surrey
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1975
1985
circa 1975-1985
Material
metal: silver
ink: black
Inscriptions
Stamped into the handle: "Down England // Stainless Steel"; etched onto handle: "O.R. Dr. Wyllie"; "plastic"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-13
Dimension Notes
Length 9.75 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Surface shows some wear; no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments & Hospital Equipment," Downs Surgical PLC, 23rd ed., Surrey, ca. 1982, p. G41 (item #GR-405-02-G); CD #2.
Research Facts
Used for directing and grasping a severed tendon during repair surgery.
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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034426
Description
A rectangular pad with a metal snap with discoloured central opening.
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Accession Number
997034426
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Bone and Bones
Clacification, Physiologic
Osteogenesis
Description
A rectangular pad with a metal snap with discoloured central opening.
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
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Date printed on information pamphlet accompanying Quadpak meter.
Material
foam: white
plastic: white
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-3
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Quadpak TestMeter Operation Manual" (Fig. 2); 997.034.423 and .427; CD #1.
Research Facts
Used with Quadpak meter for monitoring bone growth of non-union fractures.
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anode pads in box

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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034427 a-l
Description
(a,b) A two-part rectangular box containing (c-l) 10 sealed packages of anode pads for Quadpak meter.
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Accession Number
997034427 a-l
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Bone and Bones
Clacification, Physiologic
Osteogenesis
Description
(a,b) A two-part rectangular box containing (c-l) 10 sealed packages of anode pads for Quadpak meter.
Number Of Parts
12
Part Names
a - box top - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Width 10.0 x Depth 6.3 cm
b- box bottom - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 9.5 x Depth 6.3 cm
c-l - anode pads - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 9.0 x Depth 0.5 cm
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Date printed on information pamphlet accompanying Quadpak meter.
Material
cardboard: white; blue
paper: white; blue
foil:
Inscriptions
"Zimmer - U.S.A. LOT NO. FGEM // Cat. No. 5012-34 // ZIMMER ® DIRECT CURRENT // BONE GROWTH STIMULATOR // ANODE PAD // DISPOSABLE NON-STERILE // QUANTITY 10 ANODE PAD CONDUCTIVE GEL NON-IRRITATING ADHESIVE" printed in blue ink on box top and same marks on pad envelope.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-3
Condition Remarks
Never used.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Quadpak TestMeter Operation Manual" (Fig. 2); 997.034.423 and .426; CD #1.
Research Facts
Used with Quadpak meter for monitoring bone growth of non-union fractures.
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arthroscopic telescope

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Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034565
Description
A one-piece arthroscopic telescope consisting of a long metal rod with a wide-angled 30° lens attached to a black plastic eyepiece with an attachment for a fibre optic cable.
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Accession Number
997034565
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Knee Joint
Description
A one-piece arthroscopic telescope consisting of a long metal rod with a wide-angled 30° lens attached to a black plastic eyepiece with an attachment for a fibre optic cable.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers' catalogues.
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
rubber: red
Inscriptions
On shaft: "Z [inside a circle] 60-3869-001 Z [inside a circle]"; on midsection: "30° MADE IN GERMANY // WIDE ANGLE"; on eyepiece: "60-3832-001 - 2071"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-9
Dimension Notes
Length 22.5 cm x Width 3.25 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
C. Kelly (OR nurse, ret.); CD #11.
Research Facts
30° wide-angled telescope for knee examinations; used with an arthroscope.
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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034436
Description
Two 3.2-cm vitallium Barr's bolts in a sealed tubular package with squared stoppers and information pamphlet.
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Accession Number
997034436
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Tibial Fractures
Leg Injuries
Description
Two 3.2-cm vitallium Barr's bolts in a sealed tubular package with squared stoppers and information pamphlet.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Howmedica
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Date Remarks
Vitallium used for surgical instruments from 1950 on.
Material
metal: silver
plastic: translucent green
paper: white
Inscriptions
"Howmedica Vitallium Alloy CAT NO 6554-0-014 " printed on label.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-9
Dimension Notes
Length 15.1 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Label on container is lifting up.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"1983 Annual Product Catalogue," by Howmedica, p. H-17; Internet source "PubMed": www.pubmed.gov (please see attached photocopy); CD #5.
Research Facts
This bolt is used to stabilize a fractured tibia; the reference copy states: "Staged management of high-energy proximal tibia fractures: the results of a prospective, standardized protocol."
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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997034431
Description
Threaded 89-mm-long vitallium Barr's bolt, including 7.8-cm shaft.
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Accession Number
997034431
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Tibial Fractures
Leg Injuries
Description
Threaded 89-mm-long vitallium Barr's bolt, including 7.8-cm shaft.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Howmedica
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Date Remarks
Vitallium used for surgical instruments from 1950 on.
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-9
Dimension Notes
Length 9.2 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains or corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"1983 Annual Product Catalogue," by Howmedica, p. H-17; Internet source "PubMed": www.pubmed.gov ( please see attached photocopy); CD #5.
Research Facts
This bolt is used to stabilize a fractured tibia; the reference copy states: "Staged management of high-energy proximal tibia fractures: the results of a prospective, standardized protocol."
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