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Horton Intercoupler

Inventory Number: 10520
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Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Small metal case containing resisters for connection to gas machine and by woven metal bracelets to anaesthetist and patient. To minimize risk of gas explosion due to static electricity.

Invented in 1939 by Professor J.W. Horton at Dept of Biological Engineering, MIT
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Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
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