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The Resource Sims (Double ended) Vaginal Speculum. Donor: Samuel X. Radbill MD

Sims (Double ended) Vaginal Speculum. Donor: Samuel X. Radbill MD

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Sims (Double ended) Vaginal Speculum. Donor: Samuel X. Radbill MD
Title
Sims (Double ended) Vaginal Speculum. Donor: Samuel X. Radbill MD
Subject
Summary
  • Function or Use: Vaginal examination
  • Remarks: In the late 1840's, J. Marion Sims invented his speculum that is virtually unchanged in appearance since its first introduction. I was the first major improvement in the design of the vaginal speculum since the earliest known example dating back to the years BC.Sims and Graves specula are the progenitors of most of the modern specula in use today. The simple bivalve (Grave's, and it's modifications) is what is used in most routine Gyn exams. The Sim's is use more commonly in the OR for retraction
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Object Name: Vaginal Speculum
Label
Sims (Double ended) Vaginal Speculum. Donor: Samuel X. Radbill MD
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Publication
Note
  • Count: 1
  • Medical Specialty: Obstetrics
Ownership
Provenance: Previously owned by Samuel X. Radbill MD
Physical substance
stainless steel
System control number
(Sirsi) e6bb2c35b1a7
Label
Sims (Double ended) Vaginal Speculum. Donor: Samuel X. Radbill MD
Publication
Note
  • Count: 1
  • Medical Specialty: Obstetrics
Ownership
Provenance: Previously owned by Samuel X. Radbill MD
Physical substance
stainless steel
System control number
(Sirsi) e6bb2c35b1a7

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