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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY April 2013 | Archived Issues

Once Common, Now Forgotten - What Is It?

Can you identify this instrument?

The Cedars-Sinai Historical Conservancy is collecting materials for display. This instrument/device was recently donated. What is it?

If you recognize the instrument, please contact Leo Gordon, MD, at leo.gordon@cshs.org. You can also email him or reach him at (310) 423-5262 if you have an item you'd like to have reviewed for donation to the conservancy.

The conservancy's goal is to preserve the hospital’s history through donations of Cedars-Sinai memorabilia such as badges, stationery, photographs, protocol manuals and other keepsake items.