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Abels Tracheostomy Tube

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Inventory Number: 10654
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Outer tube forms two uneven prongs to serve as emergency tracheotome. Inner tube slides within outer one. Inner tube has two handles one end, outer tube widens to form a flattened oval.

Inventor in 1930 by Abel.

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Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
20 43 22 mm

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