Item Details

Stethoscope

Becton Dickinson Co.
Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Rubber (Material); Metal; Adhesive Tape
Summary
Binaural stethoscope; the binaural design took advantage of both ears of the user, and flexible tubing allowed the physician to better hear sounds and assume a more comfortable position during the examination.
Date Created
1950; circa 1950
Description
23 x 19 x 2.7 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01060
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