A Good Eye for a Sutured Infection

We created a Tumblr account recently and have been really digging the vintage medical scenes shared by Sutured Infection. Here’s a sample of what we’re crushing out on. We think you’ll understand.

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Some days your nerve feel numbered.

 

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A hand exerciser.

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Equipment for studying the respiratory and cardiovascular systems.

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Herbert List: “Instructive View into the Ribcage”, 1944

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Electroretinogram: modern apparatus devised to measure the electric potential of the retina.

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sut-operatingtable

“Operating table developed by Dr. E.L. Doyen, called “Doyen’s Bed”, ancestor of all modern operating tables…”

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And this is the afore-mentioend Dr. Doyen doing what he does best – tricky surgeries.  In this case separating two “Hindoo twins” in 1902.

 

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