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Infant respiratory model, 1987-2000

Item Information

Title:
Infant respiratory model, 1987-2000
Description:
Rubber infant respiratory model attached to wooden base. Model is light brown and shows infant from head to upper chest and shoulders, with mouth open and two clear plastic tubes extending from chest. Head of model supported by rectangular block of green foam. Red line across chest. Underside of wooden base lined with dark green felt.
Creator:
Medical Plastics Laboratory, Inc
Date:
1987–2000
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
Models (representations)
Location:
Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine)
Collection (local):
M. Judah Folkman Collection
Warren Anatomical Museum (WAM 21767)
Series:
M. Judah Folkman Collection
Subjects:
Folkman, M. Judah
Infant
Respiration
Extent:
1 Infant Model
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all the materials in the collection. For use information, contact the Warren Anatomical Museum Curator at chm@hms.harvard.edu
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Notes:
This infant respiratory model was created by Medical Plastics Laboratory, Inc. in Gatesville, Texas between 1987 and 2000. It was owned and used by Dr. M. Judah Folkman, and donated to the Harvard Medical Library by his wife, Paula Folkman. The model was separated from the M. Judah Folkman papers [HMS c365] and transferred to the Warren Anatomical Museum in 2015.
Identifier:
WAM 21767