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Dates
1975
circa 1975
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003003026 a-b
Description
Pair of Blier clips, used for tubal sterilizations; each Blier clip consists of a rectangular-shaped clip with flat top, bottom and sides; the clip is folded over on itself with a very thin flat space between the top and bottom and a rounded clip piece on one side.
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Accession Number
003003026 a-b
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Description
Pair of Blier clips, used for tubal sterilizations; each Blier clip consists of a rectangular-shaped clip with flat top, bottom and sides; the clip is folded over on itself with a very thin flat space between the top and bottom and a rounded clip piece on one side.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - Blier clip - Size: Length 1.2 cm x Width 0.6 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
b - Blier clip - Size: Length 1.2 cm x Width 0.6 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Date Remarks
In use in the late 1970s
Material
plastic: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-5
Condition Remarks
#1: The show very minor wear only; they appear to not have been used.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; CD #2
Research Facts
Blier clips were used for tubal sterilization and sometimes failed by allowing sperm to pass through the Fallopian tubes; clips were intended to clip over a Fallopian tube so tightly that sperm would be unable to pass through.
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Chinese intrauterine device

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Dates
1960
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003003034
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed ring of tightly coiled stainless steel wire.
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Accession Number
003003034
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed ring of tightly coiled stainless steel wire.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and donated to the Museum by Dr. Paul MacKenzie.
Dates
1960
Date Remarks
Used from about 1960, through the 1970s.
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.2 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD shows some wear and very minor discolouration; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 17 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This IUD was used in China; it is a variation of a Graftenburg ring; most likely it was used from 1960, through the 1970s; no string was used for this type of IUD.
Exhibit History
History of Contraception exhibit, Fraser-Armstrong 5, Kingston General Hospital; March 2004 - Case #2
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Chinese intrauterine device

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003003035
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed three-sided ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the triangular-shaped ring has rounded corners and sides that curve towards the centre of the ring at their centres.
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Accession Number
003003035
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed three-sided ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the triangular-shaped ring has rounded corners and sides that curve towards the centre of the ring at their centres.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Used from about 1960, through the 1970s.
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Length 2.5 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD shows some wear and minor discolouration; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 17 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This IUD was used in China; it is a variation of a Graftenburg ring; most likely it was used from 1960, through the 1970s; no string was used for this type of IUD; this model was made in the shape of a uterus.
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Chinese intrauterine device

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9786
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003003036
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed three-sided ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the triangular-shaped ring has rounded corners and sides that curve towards the centre of the ring at their centres.
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Accession Number
003003036
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed three-sided ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the triangular-shaped ring has rounded corners and sides that curve towards the centre of the ring at their centres.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Used from about 1960, through the 1970s.
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Length 2.5 cm x Width 2.1 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The IUD shows some wear; one side has been pulled and the coils are not as tightly coiled as the other two sides; the IUD has lost its original shape; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 17 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This IUD was used in China; it is a variation of a Graftenburg ring; most likely it was used from 1960, through the 1970s; no string was used for this type of IUD; this model was made in the shape of a uterus.
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Chinese intrauterine device

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003003037
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the inner bottom of the ring has an attached polyethylene rod that is cylindrical and straight and goes up to almost touch the inside top of the ring; the rod has tightly coiled wire wrapped al…
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Accession Number
003003037
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the inner bottom of the ring has an attached polyethylene rod that is cylindrical and straight and goes up to almost touch the inside top of the ring; the rod has tightly coiled wire wrapped along most of its length, with only a small, rounded top uncovered.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Used from about 1960, through the 1970s.
Material
metal: grey
plastic: cream
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.2 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD shows some wear and a fair amount of discolouration; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 17 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This IUD was used in China; it is a variation of a Graftenburg ring; most likely it was used from 1960, through the 1970s; no string was used for this type of IUD.
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Condoms & Safe Sex ["Condoms & Safe Sex" booklet]

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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
003003021
Description
Booklet entitled, "Condoms & Safe Sex," which consists of seven pieces of printed rectangular-shaped paper that have been folded in half and stapled together at the top; the booklet has printed information and illustrations on the correct use of condoms.
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Accession Number
003003021
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- prevention and control -- instruction
Public Health -- instruction
Description
Booklet entitled, "Condoms & Safe Sex," which consists of seven pieces of printed rectangular-shaped paper that have been folded in half and stapled together at the top; the booklet has printed information and illustrations on the correct use of condoms.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Berlex Canada Inc.
Site Made (City)
Lachine
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Material
ink: red; yellow; black; blue; brown; pink; flesh
metal: silver
paper: white
Inscriptions
The booklet front cover reads, "Condoms // & // Safe Sex // BERLEX"; headings within the booklet read, "Condoms // & // Safe Sex [listed]"; "Using // a // Condom [listed]"; "Treat Condoms // Carefully . . . . . [listed]"; "Timing is All- // Important [listed]"; "Getting the // Technique // Right [listed]"; "Lubrication [listed]"; "After // Intercourse [listed]"; "Remember . . . . . . [listed]"; "Where to Get // More Condoms [listed]"; the booklet back cover reads, "This booklet is // published as part of // Berlex Canada's // START SMART // education program. // START // SMART // BERLEX CANADA INC. // 2260, 32nd Avenue // Lachine, Quebec // H8T 3H4 // 94527A"; there is also a recycling symbol.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #1
Dimension Notes
Length 3.8 cm x Width 10.2 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
The booklet shows no wear or damage of any kind; all printing is fully legible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; CD #2
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Copper-7 intrauterine device

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003003038
Description
Copper-7 intrauterine device, which consists of a "7"-shaped piece of polyethylene with a top that is slightly rounded outwards and a main shaft that is straight, then curves to the right; there is a bulbous end where the top and shaft join; the main part of the shaft is wrapped with tightly coiled…
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Accession Number
003003038
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Description
Copper-7 intrauterine device, which consists of a "7"-shaped piece of polyethylene with a top that is slightly rounded outwards and a main shaft that is straight, then curves to the right; there is a bulbous end where the top and shaft join; the main part of the shaft is wrapped with tightly coiled copper wire; the very bottom of the shaft has a small hole through it, which allows the attachment of a nylon string.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Date Remarks
Used from 1970 through 2000.
Material
metal: red
plastic: white
fabric: blue
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Length 3.5 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD shows very minor wear only; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; CD #2
Research Facts
This type of IUD is a modification of the Copper-T; it was made in Canada and used from 1970-2000.
Exhibit History
History of Contraception exhibit, Fraser-Armstrong 5, Kingston General Hospital; March 2004 - Case #2
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Copper T-380 intrauterine device

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Dates
1982
circa 1982
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003003041
Description
Copper T-380 intrauterine device, which consists of a piece of narrow, solid cylindrical polyethylene formed into a "T" shape with thin copper wire wrapped tightly around the length of the main shaft; the upper horizontal bar has a solid copper sleeve on both sides between the centre and the outer …
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Accession Number
003003041
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Description
Copper T-380 intrauterine device, which consists of a piece of narrow, solid cylindrical polyethylene formed into a "T" shape with thin copper wire wrapped tightly around the length of the main shaft; the upper horizontal bar has a solid copper sleeve on both sides between the centre and the outer tips; the bottom of the main shaft has a small hole through it, which allows the attachment of a nylon string.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1982
circa 1982
Date Remarks
This type of IUD first marketed in 1982.
Material
metal: red
plastioc: white
fabric: white
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Length 3.5 cm x Width 3.0 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD shows very little wear; the copper wire has been stretched out of place in one section; it appears to never have been in a patient, as the nylon string is long; the polyethylene shows no damage or staining; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 16 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This type of IUD was first marketed in 1982 and has been used up until the present (2003)
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Copper T-380 intrauterine device

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9792
Dates
1982
circa 1982
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003003042
Description
Copper T-380 intrauterine device with applicator in a sealed, sterile package; the IUD consists of a piece of narrow, solid cylindrical polyethylene formed into a "T" shape with thin copper wire wrapped tightly around the length of the main shaft; the upper horizontal bar has a solid copper sleeve …
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Accession Number
003003042
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Description
Copper T-380 intrauterine device with applicator in a sealed, sterile package; the IUD consists of a piece of narrow, solid cylindrical polyethylene formed into a "T" shape with thin copper wire wrapped tightly around the length of the main shaft; the upper horizontal bar has a solid copper sleeve on both sides between the centre and the outer tips; the bottom of the main shaft has a small hole through it, which allows the attachment of a nylon string; the IUD is set into the tip of a plastic applicator; the applicator is long and cylindrical with a hollow outer tube and a solid cylindrical inner piece that fits into the tube; the end of the inner piece has an attached round ring; when the ring is pulled out, the IUD is pulled into the tube; attached at the centre of the tube is a round blue plastic guide piece as well as a closed funnel-shaped piece; the IUD and applicator come with printed information on a folded sheet of paper; all pieces are sealed inside a paper and plastic sterile package; this package has a plasticized paper bottom and a plastic top that can be peeled off to open.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Ortho
Dates
1982
circa 1982
Date Remarks
This type of IUD first marketed in 1982.
Material
metal: red
plastic: white, clear, blue
fabric: white
paper: white
ink: blue, brown
Inscriptions
The printed information sheet reads, "GYNE-T 380 // INTRAUTERINE COPPER CONTRACEPTIVE // CONTRACEPTIF UNTRA-UTÉRIN EN CUIVRE // ONE STERILE UNIT // Each "T" is wound with 180 mg of pure copper // wire providing an exposed surface area of 320 // mm2 [the "2" superscripted] around a vertical arm and one collar with // 70 mg of pure copper providing an exposed // surface area of 30 mm2 [the "2" superscr.] on the mide-section of // each transverse arm. // To be inserted in the uterus only by or under // the supervision of a physician. Please see // detailed instruction for use as attached. // Indication: Conception Control. // Adminstration: It is recommended that the // GYNE-T 380 be replaced 30 months from date // of insertion. // Product Monograph available on request to // Physicians and Pharmacists"; followed with the same information in French; "ORTHO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Length 31.6 cm x Width 8.7 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD and applicator are sealed in their original packaging and are thus unused and undamaged; the printed information is also undamaged and is fully legible; the packaging shows some wear, but is complete and sealed.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 16 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This type of IUD was first marketed in 1982 and has been used up until the present (2003)
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Copper T-380S intrauterine device

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Dates
1982
circa 1982
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003003040
Description
Copper T-Slimline intrauterine device, which consists of a piece of narrow, solid cylindrical polyethylene formed into a "T" shape with thin copper wire wrapped tightly around the length of the main shaft; the outer ends of the horizontal bar have solid copper sleeves at the tips, which are recesse…
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Accession Number
003003040
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Description
Copper T-Slimline intrauterine device, which consists of a piece of narrow, solid cylindrical polyethylene formed into a "T" shape with thin copper wire wrapped tightly around the length of the main shaft; the outer ends of the horizontal bar have solid copper sleeves at the tips, which are recessed into the polyethylene; the bottom of the main shaft has a small hole through it that allows the attachment of a nylon string.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1982
circa 1982
Date Remarks
This type of IUD first marketed in 1982.
Material
metal: red
plastic: white, brown
fabric: white
ink: blue; brown; black
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Length 3.5 cm x Width 3.0 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD shows very minor wear only; it appears to never have been in a patient, as the nylon string is long; the polyethylene shows no damage or staining; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 17 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This type of IUD was first marketed in 1982 and has been used up until the present (2003)
Exhibit History
History of Contraception exhibit, Fraser-Armstrong 5, Kingston General Hospital; March 2004 - Case #2
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