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Barker's spinal needle

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1976.4.2 a-b
Description
A steel spinal needle (a) with a Luer-lok hub and fitted stylet (b) with a bevelled point.
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Accession Number
1976.4.2 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Description
A steel spinal needle (a) with a Luer-lok hub and fitted stylet (b) with a bevelled point.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - needle - Size: Length 11.1 cm
b - stylet - Size: Length 0.9 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. A.A. Track of Toronto.
Maker
Ingram & Bell
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Ingram & Bell catalogue, 1959, pp. 97-98; CD #UHN
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Barker's spinal needle

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1972.18.38 a-b
Description
Sharp-pointed cannula; has fitted stylet with matched, bevelled point; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1972.18.38 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Description
Sharp-pointed cannula; has fitted stylet with matched, bevelled point; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - needle - Size: Length 9.1 cm
b -
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Condition Remarks
Some wear evident on needle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See Hartz catalogue, 1960, pp. 202 and 293 (item #6-461LNR); also see Ingram & Bell catalogue, 1959, p. 98 (item #461 LNR); CD #UHN
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lumbar puncture needles

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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
Alan Prouse Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
004013015 a-d
Description
A package of two lumbar puncture needles (a-b) individually wrapped in cellophane; the needles are luer-loks and are corked; the needles fit inside a white cardboard box base (c) which slides into another box (d).
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Accession Number
004013015 a-d
Collection
Alan Prouse Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Military Personnel -- doctor
Description
A package of two lumbar puncture needles (a-b) individually wrapped in cellophane; the needles are luer-loks and are corked; the needles fit inside a white cardboard box base (c) which slides into another box (d).
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - needle (in cellophane)- Size: Length 10.6 cm x Width 1.3 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
b - needle (in cellophane)- Size: Length 11.1 cm x Width 1.5 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
c - box base - Size: Length 12.2 cm x Width 1.4 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
d - box tube - Size: Length 12.2 cm. x Width 1.7 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's father who worked as a ship's medical officer during the Second World War.
Maker
J. Bishop & Co.
Site Made (City)
Malvern
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Date Remarks
Similar to 004013014
Material
metal: silver
cellophane: clear
cardboard: white; grey; blue
Inscriptions
"BLUE LABEL LUMBAR PUNCTURE NEEDLE // manufactured by // J. BISHOP & CO., PLATINUM WORKS, MALVERN. PA." printed on the box.; "#20" handwritten in pen on the box
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Condition Remarks
Some wear on the box.
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
004013014; CD #3
Research Facts
Dr. Prouse served as a ship's medical officer during the second world war rising the rank of Surgeon-Captain; after the war he became an anesthesiologist feeling that he did not have sufficient control over his hands after suffering from rheumatic fever.
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O'Brien spinal needle

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1970.8.49 a-b
Description
Spinal needle consists of needle (a) and stylet (b); one end of needle is threaded (female).
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Accession Number
1970.8.49 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Description
Spinal needle consists of needle (a) and stylet (b); one end of needle is threaded (female).
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - needle - Size: Length 10.0 cm
b - stylet - Size: Length 4.3 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"39" on each piece.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 2012 (identical to item # B/-396); CD #UHN
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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Nick Delva Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
004010017 a-e
Description
An 18 x 3 1/2 monoject spinal needle in a sealed green plastic cylindrical tube (a) with a clear cover (b); the tube is not sealed and inside there is a thin hollow metal tube (c) which is sharp at one and and tapers into a piece that will fit a luer-lok syringe on the other; inside this is a smal…
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Accession Number
004010017 a-e
Collection
Dr. Nick Delva Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Description
An 18 x 3 1/2 monoject spinal needle in a sealed green plastic cylindrical tube (a) with a clear cover (b); the tube is not sealed and inside there is a thin hollow metal tube (c) which is sharp at one and and tapers into a piece that will fit a luer-lok syringe on the other; inside this is a smaller needle which runs though the larger tube (d); there is also s plastic ring around the needle to hold in it place in plastic storage cylinder (e).
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - plastic cylinder - Size: Length 9.7 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
b - cover - Size: Length 3.5 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
c - metal tube - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
d - needle - Size: Length 10.8 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
e - ring - Size: Length 1.0 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Kingston Psychiatric Hospital, found when the laboratories were closed.
Maker
Sherwood Medical Industries
Site Made (City)
St. Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Similar items appear in a 1960 J.F. Hartz catalogue.
Material
plastic: green, clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"monoject 220 // NON-PYRO STERILE NON-TOXIC // 18 X 3 1/2 // USE ONCE AND DESTROY" on the plastic case
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Condition Remarks
Like new
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd, Toronto, 1960; CD #9
Research Facts
This needle has been opened, see 004010016 for a box of 25 sealed needles.
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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Nick Delva Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
004010018 a-d
Description
A 22 x 3 1/2 monoject spinal needle in a sealed blue plastic cylindrical tube (a) with a clear cover (b); the tube is not sealed and inside there is the needle which is made up of two parts, one is a thin, hollow, metal tube (c) which is sharp at one and and tapers into a piece that will fit a lu…
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Accession Number
004010018 a-d
Collection
Dr. Nick Delva Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Description
A 22 x 3 1/2 monoject spinal needle in a sealed blue plastic cylindrical tube (a) with a clear cover (b); the tube is not sealed and inside there is the needle which is made up of two parts, one is a thin, hollow, metal tube (c) which is sharp at one and and tapers into a piece that will fit a luer-lok syringe on the other; inside this is a smaller needle which runs though the larger tube (d).
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - plastic cylinder - Size: Length 9.9 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
b - cover - Size: Length 3.5 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
c - metal tube - Size: Length 9.3 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
d - needle - Size: Length 9.7 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Kingston Psychiatric Hospital, found when the laboratories were closed.
Maker
Sherwood Medical Industries
Site Made (City)
St. Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Similar items appear in a 1960 J.F. Hartz catalogue.
Material
plastic: blue, clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"monoject 220 // NON-PYRO STERILE NON-TOXIC // 22 X 3 1/2 // USE ONCE AND DESTROY" on the plastic case
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Condition Remarks
Like new
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd, Toronto, 1960; CD #9
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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Nick Delva Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
004010019 a-e
Description
A 22 x 3 1/2 monoject spinal needle in a sealed blue plastic cylindrical tube (a) with a clear cover (b); the tube is not sealed and inside there is the needle which is made up of two parts, one is a thin, hollow, metal tube (c) which is sharp at one and and tapers into a piece that will fit a lu…
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Accession Number
004010019 a-e
Collection
Dr. Nick Delva Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Description
A 22 x 3 1/2 monoject spinal needle in a sealed blue plastic cylindrical tube (a) with a clear cover (b); the tube is not sealed and inside there is the needle which is made up of two parts, one is a thin, hollow, metal tube (c) which is sharp at one and and tapers into a piece that will fit a luer-lok syringe on the other; inside this is a smaller needle which runs though the larger tube (d); there is a small plastic ring that goes around the needle and holds it in place in the plastic tube (e).
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - plastic cylinder - Size: Length 9.9 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
b - cover - Size: Length 3.5 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
c - metal tube - Size: Length 9.3 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
d - needle - Size: Length 9.7 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
e - ring - Size: Length 1.0 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Kingston Psychiatric Hospital, found when the laboratories were closed.
Maker
Sherwood Medical Industries
Site Made (City)
St. Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Similar items appear in a 1960 J.F. Hartz catalogue.
Material
plastic: blue; clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"monoject 220 // NON-PYRO STERILE NON-TOXIC // 22 X 3 1/2 // USE ONCE AND DESTROY" on the plastic case
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Condition Remarks
Like new
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd, Toronto, 1960; CD #9
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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
997001156 a-d
Description
Spinal needle, which consists of four parts that nest together; the outermost part, the cannula (a) consists of a length of hollow metal tubing with a sharp, bevelled tip and an end with a wider-diameter, round open base that tapers to join the cannula; the mandrel (b) fits into the cannula; the ma…
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Accession Number
997001156 a-d
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Description
Spinal needle, which consists of four parts that nest together; the outermost part, the cannula (a) consists of a length of hollow metal tubing with a sharp, bevelled tip and an end with a wider-diameter, round open base that tapers to join the cannula; the mandrel (b) fits into the cannula; the mandrel consists of a length of hollow metal tubing with a closed flat tip that has an oval opening cut into the side of the metal just before the tip; the end of the mandrel has a wider-diameter, round open base that tapers to join the mandrel; an adapter (c) fits into the mandrel; the adapter consists of a short length of hollow cylindrical metal; the tip tapers to a small hole and the end is round with a small hole in the centre; a wire (d) fits into all of the above pieces through the adapter; the wire consists of a length of narrow, solid cylindrical wire with a blunt tip and an end bent to form a circle
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - needle cannula - Size: Length 10.7 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
b - needle mandrel - Size: Length 12.5 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
c - adapter - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Diam. 0.9 cm
d - wire - Size: Length 12.8 cm x Width 0.7 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Condition Remarks
The metal shows wear, but no staining or corrosion is visible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #252; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Illustrated Catalog of A Complete Line of Standard Surgical Instruments," by Codman & Shurtleff Inc., c. 1920, p. 118 (somewhat similar to item 4556) (see attached photocopy); CD #5
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Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004277 a-d
Description
Lumbar puncture needle in glass tube; wrapped in heavy cotton.
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Accession Number
993004277 a-d
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Description
Lumbar puncture needle in glass tube; wrapped in heavy cotton.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - fabric roll - Size: Length 29.0 cm. x Width 28.0 cm.
b - glass tube - Size: Length 15.3 cm. x Diameter2.0 cm.
c - needle - Size: Length 9.3 cm. x Diameter0.8 cm.
d - needle insert - Size: Length 10.0 cm. x Diameter0.8 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Material
stainless: silver
fabric: tan; black; white
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Condition Remarks
# 1: (a): stained and grimy; # 2: no new damage
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Exhibit History
October 5, 2001 - Sept. 2002: Bracken Library, Botterell Hall, C.M. Bracken exhibit
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spinal needle box

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Nick Delva Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
004010016 a-z
Description
A box of 25 18 x 3 1/2 monoject spinal needles; the box (a) is rectangular and is white with blue writing; the needles (b-z) are in sealed green plastic cylindrical tubes with clear covers; the metal is visible inside.
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Accession Number
004010016 a-z
Collection
Dr. Nick Delva Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Spinal Puncture
Needles
Description
A box of 25 18 x 3 1/2 monoject spinal needles; the box (a) is rectangular and is white with blue writing; the needles (b-z) are in sealed green plastic cylindrical tubes with clear covers; the metal is visible inside.
Number Of Parts
26
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 13.3 cm x Width 5.1 cm x Depth 5.1 cm
b-z - needles - Size: Length 12.5 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Kingston Psychiatric Hospital, found when the laboratories were closed.
Maker
Sherwood Medical Industries
Site Made (City)
St. Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Similar items appear in a 1960 J.F. Hartz catalogue.
Material
cardboard: white, blue
plastic: green, clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"monoject // 220 // SPINAL NEEDLE // DIAMOND POINT // MFD BY // SHERWOOD // MEDICAL INDUSTRIES // ST. LOUIS, MO. 63103 U.S.A." printed on the box with various other information; "monoject 220 // NON-PYRO STERILE NON-TOXIC // 18 X 3 1/2 // USE ONCE AND DESTROY" on each of the needles
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-8
Condition Remarks
There is some wear on the box.
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd, Toronto, 1960; CD #3
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