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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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Alexander rib raspatory

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Thoracic Surgery
Accession Number
997034116
Description
The rib raspatory is a solid, double-ended instrument with a flat, oval-shaped handle with smooth, oval-shaped gripping grooves on top and bottom; one end tapers in and then out to form a rectangular section; the top has a ridge in the centre with horizontal grooves before; the tip curves down to a…
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Accession Number
997034116
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Thoracic Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- raspatory
Description
The rib raspatory is a solid, double-ended instrument with a flat, oval-shaped handle with smooth, oval-shaped gripping grooves on top and bottom; one end tapers in and then out to form a rectangular section; the top has a ridge in the centre with horizontal grooves before; the tip curves down to a sharp edge; bottom is flat; the other end tapers in and out to a square piece with rounded edges and two small concave pieces at either side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Downs
Site Made (City)
Surrey
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"DOWNS ENGLAND STAINLESS" stamped into metal; "DOR Dr. Charrette" engraved on the metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-12
Dimension Notes
Length 20.3 cm x Width 1.3 cm x Depth 0.9 cm
Condition Remarks
There is no staining, no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Weck Surgical Instruments and Products," by Pilling Weck, 1992, p. B-50 (item #614150) (see attached photocopy); CD #1
Research Facts
This instrument was used for peeling periosteum from the bone; used in thoracic surgery on the ribs as a dissector or separator.
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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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Allis intestinal and tissue forceps

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
997034386
Description
A scissor-like instrument with snap catch ratchet; the distal end has teeth (5 into 6) pointed inward.
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Accession Number
997034386
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- tissue
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- intestinal
Description
A scissor-like instrument with snap catch ratchet; the distal end has teeth (5 into 6) pointed inward.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Maker
Lawton
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into metal: "GERMANY STAINLESS Lawton"; engraved on instrument: "GENERAL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-12
Dimension Notes
Length 19.0 cm x Width 7.6 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
Condition Remarks
No staining, no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"General Surgical Catalogue," Lawton Surgical Instruments, 1980, p. P-167 (similar to item #10-0135) (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This instrument is used for grasping and holding tissue.
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Allis tissue forceps

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Dates
1934
circa 1934
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
997034003
Description
Allis tissue forceps, which consist of a scissor-like instrument made up of two halves joined with a box lock joint and a snap catch ratchet; the handles are straight with closed, rounded finger grips coming off each end; the blades are straight, becoming triangular at the tips and rounded with tee…
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Accession Number
997034003
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- tissue
Description
Allis tissue forceps, which consist of a scissor-like instrument made up of two halves joined with a box lock joint and a snap catch ratchet; the handles are straight with closed, rounded finger grips coming off each end; the blades are straight, becoming triangular at the tips and rounded with teeth; the right side has five teeth and the left side has six teeth
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital O.R.
Maker
Ingram & Bell
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1934
circa 1934
Date Remarks
Logo type used from 1934 onwards
Material
metal: silver (discoloured)
Inscriptions
Top: "STAINLESS" stamped into the metal and the Jetter & Scheerer logo, which is a snake wrapped around a caduceus rod; bottom: "INGRAM & BELL" and "GERMANY" are stamped into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-2
Dimension Notes
Length 15.0 x Width 6.3 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Well-used instrument; plastic sheeting stuck to handles; some discolouration
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments and Hospital Equipment," Downs Surgical PLC, ca. 1982, p. B15 (item BE-300-03-G, 5-6 teeth) (see attached photocopy); Claire Kelly, KGH OR nurse; CD #2
Research Facts
Used mainly as a grasping forceps, for nodes, tissues, and is a milti-purpose instrument used in general surgery, gynecology, vascular, plastic and reconstruction cases
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anaesthetic laryngoscope

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Dates
1970
1985
circa 1970-1985
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
997034511
Description
A folding anaesthetic laryngoscope has a circular handle with a cross-hatch pattern cut into it; the blade is straight, hollow, and semi-circular with a smooth tip; handle houses a light source with bulb attached; the blade folds down parallel to the handle.
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Accession Number
997034511
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Laryngoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- laryngoscope
Description
A folding anaesthetic laryngoscope has a circular handle with a cross-hatch pattern cut into it; the blade is straight, hollow, and semi-circular with a smooth tip; handle houses a light source with bulb attached; the blade folds down parallel to the handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
The Foregger Co.
Site Made (City)
Smithtown
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
1985
circa 1970-1985
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"FOREGGER PAT. NO. 2389226 FOLDING SCOPE" stamped into the metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-8
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Width 3.5 cm x Depth 1.5 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. P-2 (similar to item OA-035-01-A) (see attached photocopy); CD #4.
Research Facts
Used to expose the larynx and pass a laryngeal tube through it.
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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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