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Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1940.5.1 a-b
Description
Plated brass aspirator, consisting of an aspirating syringe (b) with a "tap-like" handle, and a nozzle attachment (a).
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Accession Number
1940.5.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Aspiration
Suction
Description
Plated brass aspirator, consisting of an aspirating syringe (b) with a "tap-like" handle, and a nozzle attachment (a).
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - nozzle - Size: Length 2.5 cm
b - syringe - Size: Length 20.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; owned and used by Dr. John Taylor Fotheringham
Maker
Joseph Gray & Co. Truss Works
Site Made (City)
Sheffield
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19th c."
Material
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
On syringe, a plaque with a lion and a unicorn above and the inscription below: "JOSEPH GRAY & CO // TRUSS WORKS // SHEFFIELD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-12
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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aspirator bottle

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1969.57.1
Description
Heavy glass aspirator bottle with outlet at bottom; plated brass fitting on top; lid with valve and stopcock; a piece of adhesive tape is affixed to bottom with "#19" written on it.
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Accession Number
1969.57.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Aspiration
Suction
Description
Heavy glass aspirator bottle with outlet at bottom; plated brass fitting on top; lid with valve and stopcock; a piece of adhesive tape is affixed to bottom with "#19" written on it.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
metal: grey; yellow
adhesive tape
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-13
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Diam. 5.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
May be OC 19, "Early Aspirator set" from #19 written on adhesive tape affixed to bottom.
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Bier's vacuum cup

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5844
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1969.227.4
Description
A hand-blown (not moulded) glass cup with rolled lip; evacuation stem has a right-angle bend to hold tube.
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Accession Number
1969.227.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Suction
Bloodletting -- instrumentation
MM= Cupping -- cup
Description
A hand-blown (not moulded) glass cup with rolled lip; evacuation stem has a right-angle bend to hold tube.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D6-7
Dimension Notes
Length 9cm x Diam. 6.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Bier's vacuum cup

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5845
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1969.227.5
Description
A hand-blown (not moulded) glass cup with rolled lip; evacuation stem has a right-angle bend to hold tube.
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Accession Number
1969.227.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Suction
Bloodletting -- instrumentation
MM= Cupping -- cup
Description
A hand-blown (not moulded) glass cup with rolled lip; evacuation stem has a right-angle bend to hold tube.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D6-7
Dimension Notes
Length 6.5 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Bier's vacuum cup

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5846
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1969.227.6
Description
A hand-blown (not moulded) glass cup with rolled lip; short evacuation stem extends straight up from bell.
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Accession Number
1969.227.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Suction
Bloodletting -- instrumentation
MM= Cupping -- cup
Description
A hand-blown (not moulded) glass cup with rolled lip; short evacuation stem extends straight up from bell.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D6-7
Dimension Notes
Length 4.5 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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cardiac suction unit

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3440
Collection
Mr. John Porter Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
997030002
Description
Cardiac suction unit, which consists of a large rectangular-shaped machine with four flat sides, a flat top and a slightly flared-out bottom that has four attached round wheels at the bottom of each corner; the front of the machine has a rectangular-shaped plastic panel at the centre of the top; th…
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Accession Number
997030002
Collection
Mr. John Porter Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Blood Circulation
Suction
Description
Cardiac suction unit, which consists of a large rectangular-shaped machine with four flat sides, a flat top and a slightly flared-out bottom that has four attached round wheels at the bottom of each corner; the front of the machine has a rectangular-shaped plastic panel at the centre of the top; this panel has three domed plastic lights at the top, two on/off switches and two amps in the centre and a manufacturer's label and two amps at the bottom; the front of the machine also has a round pressure gauge for vacuum in Hg with a round threaded knob below it, at the left side of the centre and a round increase/decrease dial at the right side of the centre; the lower left side of the front has a 180 cm. electric cord with a plug at the end coming out from it; the right side of the machine has two hollow cylindrical metal tubes near the top at the left and right sides; there are also two round pieces with a straight vertical slot cut out from the centre below the metal tubes; the centre of the right side has four equally-spaced round rubber buffer pieces; the lower half of the right side has a removable panel with four round metal clasps at each corner holding it in place; the bottom of the right side has an attached piece of metal sticking out at a 90 deg. angle; this attached piece has two rubber-lined oxygen tank-holding platforms; the back of the machine is flat, with no attachments; the left side of the machine is flat with only one attached round rubber piece at the centre; the outside edges of all four sides are painted beige; the top of the machine is flat and painted black; all four corners are slightly rounded; the left side of the top has an attached roller pump; this consists of a D-shaped piece of perspex plastic with an open centre, a large rectangular opening on the straight side and closed rounded edges; the roller pump is set onto a square piece of metal; the centre of the plastic piece has an attached piece of solid four-sided metal with straight sides and rounded top and bottom; the top right side and bottom left side of this metal piece have attached rollers; these rollers each have straight backs that hold two spherical metal balls with a cylindrical metal bar through the centre that holds them in place
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally purchased and used by KGH; owned by Ivan Cohen (dates?); purchased from Mr. Cohen by Mr. John Porter in the 1960s
Maker
New Electronic Products Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
metal: silver; grey
rubber: black
plastic: clear; black
glass: clear
paint: beige; black
Inscriptions
The panel on the front of the machine has engraved words which read, "VACUUM // OFF // ON // ON // OFF // PUMP // PFF // ON // ON // OFF // MAINS FUSED 10 AMPS // FUSE 10 AMPS // CARDIAC SUCTION UNIT // TYPE 913 // SER. NO. C475/120 // NEW ELECTRONIC PRODUCTS LTD. // LONDON // FUSE 10 AMPS"; the fuse on the left side is identified as, "MAINS 10 AMP."
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-6-1
Dimension Notes
Length 116.5 cm x Width 68.0 cm x Depth 50.9 cm
Condition Remarks
The cardiac suction unit arrived extremely dirty and oily; the paint shows minor chips and scratches; very little corrosion -- a small amount is visible on the screws in the roller pump
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
See attached photographs; CD #5
Exhibit History
On display in the exhibit: The Heart-Lung Machine: Key to Open Heart Surgery, Nov. 1, 1999
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coronary sinus suction apparatus

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12365
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
997034540 a-b
Description
Two-part stainless coronary suction consists of (a) a suction apparatus, which is a hollow shaft at a 45° angle with a rectangular solid middle portion and an end ridged for a tubing attachment; and (b) a detachable grooved top with a perforated end.
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Accession Number
997034540 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Blood Circulation
Suction
Description
Two-part stainless coronary suction consists of (a) a suction apparatus, which is a hollow shaft at a 45° angle with a rectangular solid middle portion and an end ridged for a tubing attachment; and (b) a detachable grooved top with a perforated end.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - shaft - Size: Length 21.5 cm x Width 2.0 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
b - tip - Size: Length 2.1 cm x Width 1.0 mm x Depth 2.0 mm
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into the midsection of each suction shaft: "6144".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-6
Condition Remarks
Handle edges show wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
C. Kelly, retired OR nurse; CD #9.
Research Facts
The suction tip is used to suction blood to the heart-lung machine during open heart surgery.
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coronary sinus suction apparatus

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12366
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
997034554 a-b
Description
Two-part stainless coronary suction consists of (a) a suction apparatus, which is a hollow shaft at a 45° angle with a rectangular solid middle portion and an end ridged for a tubing attachment; and (b) a detachable grooved top with a perforated end.
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Accession Number
997034554 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Blood Circulation
Suction
Description
Two-part stainless coronary suction consists of (a) a suction apparatus, which is a hollow shaft at a 45° angle with a rectangular solid middle portion and an end ridged for a tubing attachment; and (b) a detachable grooved top with a perforated end.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - shaft - Size: Length 21.5 cm x Width 2.0 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
b - tip - Size: Length 2.1 cm x Width 1.0 mm x Depth 2.0 mm
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into the midsection of each suction shaft: "6144".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-6
Condition Remarks
Handle edges show wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
C. Kelly, retired OR nurse; CD #10.
Research Facts
The suction tip is used to suction blood to the heart-lung machine during open heart surgery.
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dry cupping glass

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5756
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1969.156.1
Description
Bell-shaped glass with vulcanite valve threaded to fit syringe; permanently attached.
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Accession Number
1969.156.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Suction
Description
Bell-shaped glass with vulcanite valve threaded to fit syringe; permanently attached.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Material
glass: clear
vulcanite: dark brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D6-7
Dimension Notes
Length 6.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Threaded lip is broken.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Same as 1934.6.2 - fits same syringe; CD #UHN
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1971.2.5
Description
Holz pump for dry cupping consists of a metal cylinder with a rounded end and a crank handle close to the end; other end has a metal neck to which is attached a glass cup.
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Accession Number
1971.2.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Suction
Bloodletting -- instrumentation
MM= Cupping -- cup
Description
Holz pump for dry cupping consists of a metal cylinder with a rounded end and a crank handle close to the end; other end has a metal neck to which is attached a glass cup.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. G. S. Barker of Brantford, Ont.
Maker
Holz
Material
metal: grey
glass: clear
Inscriptions
"PAT APL'D FOR // HOLZ"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-13
Dimension Notes
Length 15.0 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Slightly corroded; very dirty; glass intact.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Ingram & Bell, 1909, p. 175; CD #UHN
Research Facts
"Holtz Pump for Bier's method of inducing artificial hyperemia in treating inflammatory disease" (Ingram & Bell)
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