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Ashton's perineum needle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7019
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1976.9.17
Description
Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1976.9.17
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Needles
Suture Techniques
Description
Note: item is missing.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-8
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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autoclip applier

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10869
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
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 Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Clay Adams
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
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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Barker's patella needle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6963
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1976.6.59
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Accession Number
1976.6.59
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Needles
Suture Techniques
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-8
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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Bozeman's wire twister

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5464
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1940.4.4
Description
Steel wire twister, consisting of a handle, and a long rod with an S-shaped end (seen from the top).
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Accession Number
1940.4.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Suture Techniques
Description
Steel wire twister, consisting of a handle, and a long rod with an S-shaped end (seen from the top).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Newton Albert Powell (d. 1935)
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-12
Dimension Notes
Length 25.1 cm
Condition Remarks
The odd rust spot
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Similar to a Werneck's wire twister, Kny-Scheerer 1915 catalogue, p. 5162; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. Powell died in 1935; this material might have been a bequest
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canula needle holder; automatic needle threader

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5437
Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1936.1.1 a-n
Description
Needle threader has a tubular body with a reel on the end of the handle for suture wire; comes in a leather-covered wooden case and with 12 assorted hollow needles.
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Accession Number
1936.1.1 a-n
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Needles
Suture Techniques
Cleft Palate
Description
Needle threader has a tubular body with a reel on the end of the handle for suture wire; comes in a leather-covered wooden case and with 12 assorted hollow needles.
Number Of Parts
14
Part Names
case -Size: Length 25.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. E.A. McCulloch; designed and used by Dr. E.M. Hodder (1810-1878); Dr. Hodder was dean of the Toronto School of Medicine in 1876.
Maker
Mayer & Meltzer (case)
Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 19c."
Material
wood
leather
metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-9
Condition Remarks
Crank for suture reel is missing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
"Medicine Man to Medical Man," by (?) Bull, Toronto, 1934, p. 115; artefact similar to one found in Down, 1906, p. 255 #1188; CD #UHN
Research Facts
The suture wire passes through the instrument and is drawn thorugh by a wheel on the handle. Used for cleft palate work.
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Carroll's knot tier

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5795
Dates
1872
1915
circa 1872-1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1969.194.1
Description
Scissor-like metal instrument with opposing hooks at each tip.
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Accession Number
1969.194.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Suture Techniques
Description
Scissor-like metal instrument with opposing hooks at each tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Tiemann
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1872
1915
circa 1872-1915
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Near the hinge: "Tiemann" in German-type script.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-8
Dimension Notes
Length 22.0 cm x Width 8.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Surface is mottled with black spots.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Tiemann catalogue, 1872, p. 28 (Fig. 92); Tiemann catalogue, 1889, p. 92 (Fig. 1458); CD #UHN
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Carsten's perineum needle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6251
Dates
1920
1929
circa 1920-1929
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1969.88.1
Description
Needle with semi-circular spiral curved shape; hollow metal handle with ridges for gripping; nickel-plated steel; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1969.88.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Needles
Suture Techniques
Description
Needle with semi-circular spiral curved shape; hollow metal handle with ridges for gripping; nickel-plated steel; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Ingram & Bell
Dates
1920
1929
circa 1920-1929
Date Remarks
Date uncertain
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
"INGRAM & BELL"; logo: caduceus with a crown on top; "1"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-8
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 18.7 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer Catalogue, p. 2243 (identical to item #B/6276); CD #UHN
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Cox's aseptic ligature

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6528
Dates
1904
circa 1904
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1972.18.49 a-c
Description
Green box containing a lens and a light bulb; items not related to box; not numbered.
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Accession Number
1972.18.49 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Suture Techniques
Description
Green box containing a lens and a light bulb; items not related to box; not numbered.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
box - Size: Length 6.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
lens - Size: Length 21.0 mm x Diam. 8.0 mm
bulb - Size: Length 19.0 mm x Diam. 6.0 mm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew
Maker
Ingram & Bell Limited
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1904
circa 1904
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain; box has patent date of 1904
Material
wood (?): brown
paper: off-white; orange; black
metal
glass
Inscriptions
On box: "COX'S // ASEPTIC LIGATURE PACKAGE // INGRAM & BELL, Limited // TORONTO, ONT. // NO. 0 "; "CHROMIC CATGUT"; "PATENTED May 1903"; "PATENTED Feb. 1904"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-10
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit: Listerism: Antisepsis and the Roots of Modern Surgery," Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada; Ottawa, 30 May 2013.
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curved surgical needles

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6969
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1976.6.67
Description
Full curved superfine surgical needles
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Accession Number
1976.6.67
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Needles
Suture Techniques
Description
Full curved superfine surgical needles
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-12
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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