Queen Charlotte Minnitt Machine
|Inventory Number:|| 10539|
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|Brief Description:||Machine to give analgesia for midwifery. This portable version was designed for domiciliary use and incorporates the cylinder and a reservoir bag and Adams valve. Incorporates a continuous flow gas button. Used for nitrous oxide.|
Invented in 1936 by Robert James Minnitt (1889-1974).
|Provenance:||Transferred from the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.|