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capillary pipette

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Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
998001003
Description
Capillary pipette consists of a bulb, attached to a capillary tube; a small plastic bead is inside the bulb; measurements are from 0.01 to 101.
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Accession Number
998001003
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- pipette
Description
Capillary pipette consists of a bulb, attached to a capillary tube; a small plastic bead is inside the bulb; measurements are from 0.01 to 101.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at KGH
Maker
Fisher Scientific Company
Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Date Remarks
Based on appearance.
Material
glass: translucent
plastic: red
ink: brown, white
Inscriptions
Printed on pipette: "+/- 1% FISHERbrand #13-645-27 984 // 101 // 1 // 0.5"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-11
Dimension Notes
Length 11.8 cm x Diam. 0.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Beth Orr, KGH; CD #6.
Research Facts
Thermometer used for measuring capillary gravity by blowing or sucking the end of the measure.
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Dates
1960
1990
circa 1960-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
002022002 a-b
Description
Two-piece lidded cylindrical stainless steel dressing jar consists of (a) a stainless steel container and (b) a cover which is concave and has a thin, curved metal handle attached to the top.
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Accession Number
002022002 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
Two-piece lidded cylindrical stainless steel dressing jar consists of (a) a stainless steel container and (b) a cover which is concave and has a thin, curved metal handle attached to the top.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - container - Size: Length 16.5 cm x Diam 12.3 cm
b - cover - Size: Length 2.5 cm x Diam 12.4 cm
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital - Operating Room
Dates
1960
1990
circa 1960-1990
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers' catalogue.
Material
metal: silver
ink: black
Inscriptions
Handwritten on the outer side of container:" Alcohol // 10%"; Stamped into bottom of container:"POLAR // STAINLESS // STEEL // S - 2"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
Some brown spots on outer and inner sides of container; some blue marks caused from over-heating on the inside container.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instrument Catalog," 11th ed., by the Storz Instrument Co., 1972, p. 368 (similar to item #S-3303); CD #1.
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instrument sterilizing tray

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Dates
1980
1992
circa 1980-1992
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Hygiene
Classification
Hygiene
Antiseptic
Accession Number
004025005
Description
A plastic instrument sterilizing tray; the tray is blue and rectangular with a metal handle on each end; the bottom of the tray has several tiny round holes.
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Accession Number
004025005
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Hygiene
Classification
Hygiene
Antiseptic
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Sterilization
Description
A plastic instrument sterilizing tray; the tray is blue and rectangular with a metal handle on each end; the bottom of the tray has several tiny round holes.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
From KGH purchasing department.
Dates
1980
1992
circa 1980-1992
Date Remarks
Similar tray appear in catalogues from the 1980s-90s.
Material
plastic: blue
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-M2-6
Dimension Notes
Length 44.5 cm x Width 23.1 cm x Depth 8.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some minor wear and staining.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Sklar Instruments Hospital Catalog," Sklar Instrument Co., 21st ed. Westchester, Pa, 1992, pp. 292-293 (see attached photocopies); CD #6
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oxygen concentrator

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Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
997024004 a-c
Description
Plastic encased oxygen concentrator with panel at top of machine front with an operating instructions label, warnings label, manufacturer's label, power switch, flowmeter with measurement markings, dial to set flow and clear plastic tubing; on back side of machine is a power cord held in front by a…
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Accession Number
997024004 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Oxygen Inhalation Therapy -- instrumentation
Description
Plastic encased oxygen concentrator with panel at top of machine front with an operating instructions label, warnings label, manufacturer's label, power switch, flowmeter with measurement markings, dial to set flow and clear plastic tubing; on back side of machine is a power cord held in front by an elastic loop; on back of machine is a manufacturer's label with model information and an inspector's label with handwritten initials and removable vent panel (b); behind the vent is a round removable dial (c) and 9-volt battery held in place and an analog time display counting hours of use.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - machine - Size: Length 31.5 cm x Width 45.0 cm x Depth 34.9 cm
b - vent cover - Size: Length: 20.1 cm x Width 9.5 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
c - dial - Size: Length 4.9 cm x Diam 5.9 cm
Provenance
Donated by Kingston General Hospital via Graeme McKay.
Maker
DeVilbiss
Site Made (City)
Somerset
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
plastic: brown, clear
ink: white, black, blue
metal: gray
Inscriptions
Printed on upper front panel: "DeVO/MC 29-90"; printed on manufacturer's label on back of machine: "THE DeVILBISS CO., SOMERSET, PA., USA // DISTRIBUTED BY: DeVILBISS HEALTH CARE (CANADA) INC., BARRIE, ONTARIO // MODEL NO.: MC29C SERIAL NO.: 05468C // QUALITY INSPECTED BY CC MR"; printed on a label behind removable vent: "SERIAL NO.: 05468C"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-G2-3
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Used for oxygen therapy, providing oxygen at a higher concentration than that provided by the atmosphere.
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oxygen concentrator

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12937
Dates
1980
1992
circa 1980-1992
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
997024005
Description
Wheeled plastic encased mobile oxygen concentrator with a imitation wood panel at top of machine front with an operating instructions and alarms label, warnings label, power switch with clear plastic cover, flowmeter; front of machine is covered with an imitation wood panel with Mobilaire manufactu…
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Accession Number
997024005
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Oxygen Inhalation Therapy -- instrumentation
Description
Wheeled plastic encased mobile oxygen concentrator with a imitation wood panel at top of machine front with an operating instructions and alarms label, warnings label, power switch with clear plastic cover, flowmeter; front of machine is covered with an imitation wood panel with Mobilaire manufacturer label; warning label and power cord held in a velcro strap on back lower right corner of machine; on lower back of machine is a manufacturer's and an inspection label with handwritten initials and date.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital
Maker
Invacare
Site Made (City)
Elyria
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
1992
circa 1980-1992
Date Remarks
Inspection dates
Material
plastic: brown, tan, clear
ink: white, black
metal: gray
Inscriptions
Printed on upper front panel: "Mobilaire V // by INVACARE // OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS // ALARMS"; printed on manufacturer's label on back of machine: "INVACARE // Innovation in Health Care // Serial Number // 92D59129 // 1RC6501C // Model Number // Elyria OHIO 44035"; printed on inspector's label: "CLINICAL ENGINEERING // INSPECTED // By CS Date: 19 AUG 92"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-G2-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 58.8 cm x Width 45.0 cm x Depth 34.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor staining on body
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Used for oxygen therapy, providing oxygen at a higher concentration than that provided by the atmosphere.
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pleural nebulizer

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Dates
1970
2000
circa 1970-2000
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Thoracic Surgery
Accession Number
004025006 a-c
Description
Nebulizer has a circular base (a) with a hollow container rising from the centre; top (b) is threaded for attachment of a long, hollow, stainless steel tube (c); at the end is an adaptor for a rubberized bulb (missing).
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Accession Number
004025006 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Thoracic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Administration, Inhalation -- instrumentation
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- nebulizer
Description
Nebulizer has a circular base (a) with a hollow container rising from the centre; top (b) is threaded for attachment of a long, hollow, stainless steel tube (c); at the end is an adaptor for a rubberized bulb (missing).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - base - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 2.1 cm x Depth 7.5 cm
b - top - Size: Length 5.0 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
c - "tube" - Size: Length 17.25 cm x Width 0.5 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Provenance
From Kingston General Hospital purchasing department.
Maker
Down Bros.
Site Made (City)
Sutton
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1970
2000
circa 1970-2000
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"DOWNS England" stamped into the base.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-13
Condition Remarks
Scratches on hollow container and base; some corrosion on rim of base.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
C. Kelly; Pilling, George F. & Son Co., "Pilling Instruments and Equipment for Surgeons and Hospitals," Philadelphia, 1932, p. 140 (item # P6812)
Research Facts
For blowing sterile powder between pleura and lung in cases of severe post-surgical chest infections.
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