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Dates
1975
1980
circa 1975
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
000001391 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back, and is ¾ full of tablets; top ¼ and the neck are stuffed with cotton
Accession Number
000001391 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Muscarinic Agonists -- therapeutic use
Pain -- drug therapy
Gastroenterology
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back, and is ¾ full of tablets; top ¼ and the neck are stuffed with cotton
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1975
1980
circa 1975
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: white; red; orange
metal: red; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 S.C.T No. 749 // BUSCOPAN® // N-BUTYLSCOPOLAMMONIUM BROMIDE // Sugar Coated Tablets // 10 MG. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario // DIN 023566 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 25-749-4 // (L) FC 163"; right side: "Antispasmodic // Usual Adult Dose–1 or 2 tablets. May be // repeated, if necessary, up to 6 tablets // daily. To be used only as directed by the // physician. Medical literature available // on request. // CAUTION: Not to be given to persons // suffering from glaucoma. Discontinue use // if drug causes blurring of the vision, or // pressure pain within th eye."; left side: right side repeated in French; bottom: "25 // 4 // 17"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row D
Length
a - 6.0 cm
Width
a - 3.7 cm
Depth
a - 2.6 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 2.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label stained on front and left side, peeling on left side; corrosion on cap where paint is scratched
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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gallbladder teaching aid

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12102
Dates
1970
1979
circa 1970-1979
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
998002006 a-b
Description
Plastic model of (a) a gallbladder includng a cutaway section; displayed on (b) a wooden stand; stand includes a shaped plexiglass support; gallbladder attaches to plexiglass with velcro circle
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Accession Number
998002006 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Gallbladder -- models
Gastroenterology
Anatomy -- models
Description
Plastic model of (a) a gallbladder includng a cutaway section; displayed on (b) a wooden stand; stand includes a shaped plexiglass support; gallbladder attaches to plexiglass with velcro circle
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a- gallbladder - Size: Length 14.9 cm x Width 9.4 cm x Depth 1.9cm
b - stand - Size: Length 13.5 cm x Width 11.2cm x Depth 10.9 cm
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Medical Plastics Laboratory, Inc.
Site Made (City)
Gatesville
Site Made (State)
Texas
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
1979
circa 1970-1979
Date Remarks
Probably 1970s.
Material
paint: pink, blue, red, dark green, light green
wood: brown
plexiglass: translucent
metal: silver
ink: blue, black
paper: cream
fabric: green
Inscriptions
"AUTHENTIC ANATOMICAL REPRODUCTIONS // SKELETONS - SKULLS - CHARTS // PATIENT SIMULATIONS // MEDICAL PLASTICS LABORATORY, INC. // Box 38, Gatesville, Texas 76528 USA" printed on a metal plate at the front of the stand; "DONATED BY MRS. JANE MAHONEY" printed on paper sticker on stand; "MPL GATESVILLE" molded onto back of teaching aid; Numbers 1-15 printed onto front and back of teaching aid.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-S2-3
Condition Remarks
Minor scratches on gallbladder model
Copy Type
Original
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intestinal sutures tube jar

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8296
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1983.22.2
Description
Gut and needles in vials containing a chromic solution; size medium (00); come in a glass jar with a plastic screw top; paper label on jar and on vials.
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Accession Number
1983.22.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Gastroenterology
Sutures
Ligation -- instrumentation
MM= Ligation and Suture -- suture
Description
Gut and needles in vials containing a chromic solution; size medium (00); come in a glass jar with a plastic screw top; paper label on jar and on vials.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.W.H. Rudd of Toronto.
Maker
Davis & Geck, Inc.
Site Made (City)
Brooklyn
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
glass: clear
plastic: black
paper: white
ink: red; black
organic material: beige
Inscriptions
Printed on label on jar: "HEAT STERILIZED SURGICAL GUT, USP // NON-BOILABLE // ... // INTESTINAL SUTURES // ... // CHROMIC MEDIUM 00 // PRODUCT 1544-GJ // Davis & Geck, Inc. [in cursive] // ... // BROOKLYN, N.Y., USA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0010-A5-2 Row F
Dimension Notes
Length 17.5 cm x Diam. 9.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
From the effects of the donor's father, Dr. M.S.K. Rudd, who had a hospital on St. Clair Avenue in Toronto.
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intestinal suture tube

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7592
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1979.21.22
Description
A curved glass tube contains alcohol, a paper label, and a curved needle attached to a roll of catgut.
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Accession Number
1979.21.22
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroenterology
Ligation -- instrumentation
MM= Ligation and Suture -- suture
Description
A curved glass tube contains alcohol, a paper label, and a curved needle attached to a roll of catgut.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J.A. McArthur, Blackstock Dispensary, Blackstock, Ont.
Maker
Davis & Geck, Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
catgut: yellow
paper: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-10
Dimension Notes
Length 11.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
From the Blackstock Dispensary, built in 1876; practising physicians in the dispensary: Dr. John Montgomery 1876-1882; Dr. Auron J. Campbell 1882-1888; Dr. Wm. A Fish 1888-1901; Dr. John McCullough 1901-1906; Dr. Robert B. Harris 1906-1908; Dr. Archibald McArthur 1908-1925; Dr. John A. McArthur 1919-1966.
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Millikin's patent universal syringe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5968
Dates
1822
1826
circa 1822-1826
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1969.308.1 a-aa
Description
Velvet-lined walnut case (aa) with a key (z) contains a syringe and its accessories: (a) a brass pump with a ring handle; (b,c) cupping glasses with brass fittings; (d) a stomach tube; (e) brass valve possibly to fit on end of pump (a); (f) a brass fitting to screw onto the end of pump (a); (g) ste…
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Accession Number
1969.308.1 a-aa
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Aspiration
Bloodletting
Irrigation
Suction
Breast Feeding
Gastroenterology
Description
Velvet-lined walnut case (aa) with a key (z) contains a syringe and its accessories: (a) a brass pump with a ring handle; (b,c) cupping glasses with brass fittings; (d) a stomach tube; (e) brass valve possibly to fit on end of pump (a); (f) a brass fitting to screw onto the end of pump (a); (g) steel key (?) with two prongs at one end, and a notch on the handle; (h) a wooden mouth gag; (i) an outlet (?) with a scalloped end, fits top of (e); (j) rubber tube and fittings that fit (i,l,k,m,n,o and p); (k-p) ivory adaptors; (q-s) ivory nozzles for enema (?); (t-w) brass fitings; (x) brass two-way valve that fits (f); (y) brass key to turn end of syringe or to remove a metal piece and replace a washer.
Number Of Parts
27
Part Names
a - pump - Size: Length 18.5 cm
b - cupping glass - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 6.5 cm
c - cupping glass - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 6.0 cm
d - stomach tube - Size: Length 69.0 cm
e - valve - Size: Length 5.0 cm x Width 4.0 cm
f - fitting - Size: Length 3.75 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
g - key - Size: Length 9.25 cm
h - mouth gag - Size: Length 4.5 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
i - outlet - Size: Length 6.25 cm
j - fitting - Size: Length 9.75 cm
k - adaptor - Size: Length 3.0 cm
l - adaptor - Size: Length 3.0 cm
m - adaptor - Size: Length 2.5 cm
n - adaptor - Size: Length 2.4 cm
o - adaptor - Size: Length 2.4 cm
p - adaptor - Size: Length 3.0 cm
q - nozzle - Size: Length 6.0 cm
r - nozzle - Size: Length 5.0 cm
s - nozzle - Size: Length 7.75 cm
t - fitting - Size: Length 4.6 cm
u - fitting - Size: Length 4.6 cm
v - fitting - Size: Length 4.6 cm
w - fitting - Size: Length 4.6 cm
x - two-way valve
y - key - Size: Length 2.0 cm
z - key - Size: Length 3.3 cm
aa - case - Size: Length 27.25 cm x Width 21.0 cm x Depth 8.25 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Millikin
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1822
1826
circa 1822-1826
Date Remarks
Based on maker.
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
wood: brown
ivory: white
elastic gum (?): brown; black
rubber: white
fabric
Inscriptions
(a): "MILLIKIN'S, Patent Universal Syringe. // 301 Strand, London."; (x): "4 OZ."; "MILLIKIN, LONDON"; (y): "MILLIKIN LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-12
Condition Remarks
Very dirty; lots of oxide; several cracks across bottom of case; needs some tubing; #3: rubber - may require special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Note: (q) and (r) could be for ear irrigation; (s) could possibly be vaginal douche.
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Murphy's intestinal needles

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5580
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1966.11.135
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Accession Number
1966.11.135
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Needles
Suture Techniques
Gastroenterology
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Petz intestinal and stomach suturing apparatus

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8131
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1981.2.2 a-o
Description
A wooden box (o), with a wire handle on the lid and two hooks and a lock on the front, contains: a staple holder for 23 pairs of suturing clips in numbered compartments (a); a closing clamp (b); a gear wheel (c); a chrome-plated screwdriver (d); a chrome-plated filling pin (f); a very fine-tipped f…
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Accession Number
1981.2.2 a-o
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Suture Techniques
Gastroenterology
Description
A wooden box (o), with a wire handle on the lid and two hooks and a lock on the front, contains: a staple holder for 23 pairs of suturing clips in numbered compartments (a); a closing clamp (b); a gear wheel (c); a chrome-plated screwdriver (d); a chrome-plated filling pin (f); a very fine-tipped filling tweezer (g); a filling rack (h); a chrome case with a sliding lid containing a metal washer and 8 tarnished suture clips (i); a polythene bag, stapled closed with a label, containing a clear plastic box of silver suture clips (k); two identical keys to the case (l,m); 23 pairs of sutures in a felt wrapping (n); (e) is unidentified or missing; (j) is the lid of the interior compartment of the case.
Number Of Parts
15
Part Names
a - staple holder - Size: Length 26.0 cm x Width 4.0 cm
b - clamp - Size: Length 11.3 cm x Width 2.8 cm
c - gear wheel - Size: Length 10.2 cm x Diam. 6.5 cm
d - screwdriver - Size: Length 13.3 cm
f - filling pin - Size: Length 7.0 cm
g - filling tweezer - Size: Length 10.7 cm
h - filling rack - Size: Length 3.0 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
i - chrome case - Size: Length 6.0 cm x Width 2.3 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
j - wooden lid - Size: Length 16.3 cm x Width 8.4 cm x Depth 4.0 mm
k - polythene bag - Size: Length 12.0 cm x Width 7.5 cm
l,m - keys - Size: Length 3.8 cm
n - felt strip - Size: Length 15.5 cm x Width 1.3 cm
o - case - Size: Length 40.7 cm x Width 11.7 cm x Depth 13.3 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Catherine Rekai, the widow of Dr. John Rekai.
Maker
Aesculap
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
wood: brown
metal: silver
plastic: translucent
fabric: black
Inscriptions
(a) lower handle marked "C 2299"; upper handle has "D AESCULAP ODELGA" above the symbol of a caduceus; (b) has Aesculap symbol impressed on the part; (c) scratched on shank: "DR. J. Rekai"; (d) impressed on shank: "NRM"; (f) "NRM" marked on handle; (g) has Aesculap symbol on one side and "ODELGA" on the other side; (h) marked "NRM" on underside of base; (i) lid marked with Aesculap symbol; (k) label has "Codman // Surgical Instruments // since 1838 . . ."; on reverse, "Cat. No: 200-4020 // Lot: 4051".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-8
Condition Remarks
Tip of screwdriver (d) bent out of shape
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Aesculap catalogue, 1974, p. 229
Research Facts
Dr. Rekai is one of the founders of the Central Hospital; he served at the Semelweiss Hospital, Budapest, from 1938–1948, and at Central Hospital from 1957–1978.
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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1987.13.2
Description
Red rubber tube with funnel, bulb, and one-eyed tip; size 28 Fr.
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Accession Number
1987.13.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Suction
Gastric Lavage -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology
Description
Red rubber tube with funnel, bulb, and one-eyed tip; size 28 Fr.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. A.R.C. Cole.
Maker
Ingram & Bell Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Material
rubber: red
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Dimension Notes
Length 171.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: Rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Hartz Catalogue, 1950, p. 77
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