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auto clip applier

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9342
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
997034223
Description
The clip applier is a hand-held stapler; the centre base has a solid back and is open on the front; the top is solid and flips open for refilling; the inside has a spring-like arm that is riveted to the base below the top; there are two rivets on each arm; the arms are straight, then flare out with…
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Accession Number
997034223
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Wound Healing
MM= Ligation and Suture -- stapler -- staples and wound clips
Description
The clip applier is a hand-held stapler; the centre base has a solid back and is open on the front; the top is solid and flips open for refilling; the inside has a spring-like arm that is riveted to the base below the top; there are two rivets on each arm; the arms are straight, then flare out with a centre oval-shaped opening for gripping; below the oval the tips are straight and then turn at a 90° angle with grooved inner sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Clay Adams
Site Made (City)
Parsippany
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"AUTOCLIP APPLIER For 18 MM Wound Clips US Pat Nos 2.733.441 - 2.789.288 MADE IN USA Mi K Ron STAINLESS STEEL B-2360 [logo]" stamped into the metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-9
Dimension Notes
Length 11.5 cm x Width 3.9 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
Condition Remarks
No staining, no corrosion; parts move freely
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Used for holding autoclips for closing skin edges instead of sutures.
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autoclip applier

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10869
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
997034360 a-b
Description
Flat metal spring-loaded, spring-mechanized instrument.
Accession Number
997034360 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Suture Techniques
MM= Ligation and Suture -- stapler -- staples and wound clips
Description
Flat metal spring-loaded, spring-mechanized instrument.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - autoclip applier - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Width 4.0 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
b - spring - Size: Length 9.5 cm x Width 1.9 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Maker
Clay Adams
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards.
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-12
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
M. White, ret. OR nurse.
Research Facts
This instrument is used for stapling skin.
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autoclip applier

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8289
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1983.22.11
Description
A flat metal piece with two thin flat metal bars attached along its length, parallel to each other; at one end, these two pieces are actually one continuous piece and form a U-shaped piece at one end by folding over.
Accession Number
1983.22.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Suture Techniques
MM= Ligation and Suture -- stapler -- staples and wound clips
Description
A flat metal piece with two thin flat metal bars attached along its length, parallel to each other; at one end, these two pieces are actually one continuous piece and form a U-shaped piece at one end by folding over.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.W.H. Rudd of Toronto.
Maker
Totco
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-9
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
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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auto clip wound clips

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
997034227 a-e
Description
Each clip is a curved band of metal with an oblong opening in the centre; the ends curve upwards; there are two sharp prongs at each end on the underside of the band; there are four magazines of clips; each magazine consists of 20 clips held together with a rectangular wire brace; the box is a rect…
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Accession Number
997034227 a-e
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Wound Healing
MM= Ligation and Suture -- stapler -- staples and wound clips
Description
Each clip is a curved band of metal with an oblong opening in the centre; the ends curve upwards; there are two sharp prongs at each end on the underside of the band; there are four magazines of clips; each magazine consists of 20 clips held together with a rectangular wire brace; the box is a rectangular paper box with black printing.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 5.0 cm x Width 2.3 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
b - magazine - Size: Length 4.2 cm x Width 1.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
c - magazine - Size: Length 4.2 cm x Width 1.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
d - magazine - Size: Length 4.2 cm x Width 1.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
e - magazine - Size: Length 4.2 cm x Width 1.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Clay Adams
Site Made (City)
Parsippany
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards
Material
metal: silver
ink: black
cardboard: TAN
Inscriptions
On box: "MikRon REORDER NO 7634 AUTOCLIP® 18 MM STAINLESS STEEL 100 WOUND CLIPS DISTRIBUTED BY CLAY ADAMS Division of Becton Dickinson and Company Parsippany N.J. 07054 [logo for "CA"] // made in USA // CAUTION FEDERAL LAW RESTRICTS THIS DEVICE TO USE BY OR ON ORDER OF A PHYSICIAN 7634-000-002 REV. C // Clay Adams and [logo for "CA"] are Trademarks of Becton Dickinson and Co. AUTOCLIPS and MikRon are trademarks of MikRon Precision, Inc. Becton Dickinson // OPEN OTHER END // 51 65"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-9
Condition Remarks
No staining, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Used with an Autoclip Applier for closing skin edges instead of sutures.
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skin staple extractor

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9678
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
995005059
Description
(a) Metal scissor-like staple extractor with flat arms and narrow, beak-like jaws; (b) clear plastic and paper package; plastic is contoured, while cardboard packaging has printed information and illustrations of staple removal.
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Accession Number
995005059
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Wound Healing
MM= Ligation and Suture -- stapler -- staples and wound clips
Description
(a) Metal scissor-like staple extractor with flat arms and narrow, beak-like jaws; (b) clear plastic and paper package; plastic is contoured, while cardboard packaging has printed information and illustrations of staple removal.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - staple remover - Size: Length 9.2 cm x Width 6.8 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
b - package - Size: Length 13.5 cm x Width 8.3 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Ethicon, Inc.
Site Made (City)
Somerville
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Date Remarks
Based on date on package
Material
paper: white
metal: silver
plastic: clear
cardboard: white
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved on arm: "Z1046"; engraved on other arm: "PAT. NO. // 4026520"; (b) printed on back of package: "STAPLE REMOVAL // PSX // PROXIMATE* // SKIN STAPLE EXTRACTOR // CONTENTS: ONE SKIN STAPLE EXTRACTOR // STERILE – DISPOSABLE: STERILITY GUARANTEED UNLESS // PACKAGE OPENED OR DAMAGED. DO NOT RESTERILIZE // DIRECTIONS // [directions listed] // Dispose of extracted staple and extractor safely. // ETHICON* // MANUFACTURED FOR ETHICON, INC., SOMERVILLE, N.J. 08876 // MADE IN U.S.A. *TRADEMARK LOT NO. XH6943 // © ETHICON, INC. 1979 // PAT. NO. 4026520 PEEL TAB"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-12
Condition Remarks
(a) Shows a general lack of wear; (b) package opened, paper creased, but still flexible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Images
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