The Health Care ClipArt gallery offers 57 images of health care locations and instruments. These images are from older sources, so some instruments may not be used in practice today, and are shown for historical value.

A pill in the form of a small rounded gelatinous container with medicine inside

General Capsule

A pill in the form of a small rounded gelatinous container with medicine inside

An old machine used to graph the impulse of the heart.

Cardiograph

An old machine used to graph the impulse of the heart.

The top part of the cardiograph showing its writing lever.

Cardiograph

The top part of the cardiograph showing its writing lever.

This is a metallic opening in which the user can spit the contents of his mouth into, although not commonly seen today, they still hold good use for medical purposes, such as dentistry.

Cuspidor Tool

This is a metallic opening in which the user can spit the contents of his mouth into, although not commonly…

A tubular instrument equipped with a light and used to examine the interior of the urinary bladder and ureter.

Scientist Cystoscope

A tubular instrument equipped with a light and used to examine the interior of the urinary bladder and…

A partial or complete set of artificial teeth for either the upper or lower jaw. Also called dental plate.

Dental Anchorage Denture

A partial or complete set of artificial teeth for either the upper or lower jaw. Also called dental…

An artificial replacement of one or several of the teeth (partial denture), or all of the teeth (full denture) of either or both jaws; dental prosthesis.

Replacement Denture

An artificial replacement of one or several of the teeth (partial denture), or all of the teeth (full…

This ear protector is designed to cover a persons ear for protection. they consist of a thermoplastic or metal head band, that fits round the top of the head, and a pad at each end to cover the external ears. Thermal earmuffs are worn in cold environments to keep a person's ears warm.

Elastic Perforated Ear Protector

This ear protector is designed to cover a persons ear for protection. they consist of a thermoplastic…

"The Ear Trumpet is an instrument designed for the collection and conduction of sounds. By increasing the size of the auricle, a much larger volume of sound is gathered than by the natural ear without such aid."—(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)

Ear Trumpet

"The Ear Trumpet is an instrument designed for the collection and conduction of sounds. By increasing…

This sign indicates that emergency medical services are located nearby.

Emergency Medical Services, Black and White

This sign indicates that emergency medical services are located nearby.

This sign indicates that emergency medical services are located nearby.

Emergency Medical Services, Color

This sign indicates that emergency medical services are located nearby.

This sign indicates that emergency medical services are located nearby.

Emergency Medical Services, Outline

This sign indicates that emergency medical services are located nearby.

This sign indicates that emergency medical services are located nearby.

Emergency Medical Services, Silhouette

This sign indicates that emergency medical services are located nearby.

A tool used to measure the tactile sensitivity of the skin.

Esthesiometer

A tool used to measure the tactile sensitivity of the skin.

"All well persons should do some work or take some exercise every day. To get and to keep vigorous health is not at all necessary to increase the size of the muscles very much or to do great feats of strength." — Blaisedell, 1904

Whitely exerciser

"All well persons should do some work or take some exercise every day. To get and to keep vigorous health…

optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision

Mounting Eyeglass

optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision

This sign is used to indicate that a first aid station is located nearby.

First Aid, Black and White

This sign is used to indicate that a first aid station is located nearby.

This sign is used to indicate that a first aid station is located nearby.

First Aid, Color

This sign is used to indicate that a first aid station is located nearby.

This sign is used to indicate that a first aid station is located nearby.

First Aid, Outline

This sign is used to indicate that a first aid station is located nearby.

This sign is used to indicate that a first aid station is located nearby.

First Aid, Silhouette

This sign is used to indicate that a first aid station is located nearby.

Apparatus for observing the effects of the Roentgen or X-rays by means of their actions on a flourescent substance.

Flouroscope

Apparatus for observing the effects of the Roentgen or X-rays by means of their actions on a flourescent…

An apparatus for figuring out the number of corpuscles in a quantity of blood.

Haemacytometer

An apparatus for figuring out the number of corpuscles in a quantity of blood.

An apparatus for figuring out the number of corpuscles in a quantity of blood.

Thoma-Zeiss Haemacytometer

An apparatus for figuring out the number of corpuscles in a quantity of blood.

An instrument for estimating the amount of heamoglobin in a given sample of blood.

Fleischl's Haemoglobinmeter

An instrument for estimating the amount of heamoglobin in a given sample of blood.

This tool is used to serve as an adjustable mechanical device from which babies or other mammals may reach out to grab a drink from the bottle.

Nursing Bottle Holder

This tool is used to serve as an adjustable mechanical device from which babies or other mammals may…

An illustration of a volunteer hospital.

Hospital

An illustration of a volunteer hospital.

This sign indicates that a hospital is located nearby.

Hospital, Black and White

This sign indicates that a hospital is located nearby.

This sign indicates that a hospital is located nearby.

Hospital, Color

This sign indicates that a hospital is located nearby.

The United States Marine Hospital is a historic Greek Revival hospital building in Mobile, Alabama. Construction began in 1838 and was completed in 1842. IT was designed by architect Frederick Bunnell and was operated by the Marine Hospital Service from opening until it closed, in 1952. It treated Confederate and Union soldiers during the American Civil War.

Marine Hospital

The United States Marine Hospital is a historic Greek Revival hospital building in Mobile, Alabama.…

This sign indicates that a hospital is located nearby.

Hospital, Outline

This sign indicates that a hospital is located nearby.

This sign indicates that a hospital is located nearby.

Hospital, Silhouette

This sign indicates that a hospital is located nearby.

A mark, indentation, figure, etc., produced by pressure.

Dental Cup for Impression

A mark, indentation, figure, etc., produced by pressure.

An apparatus in which environmental conditions, such as temperature and humidity, can be controlled, often used for growing bacterial cultures, hatching eggs artificially, or providing suitable conditions for a chemical or biological reaction.

Medical Incubator

An apparatus in which environmental conditions, such as temperature and humidity, can be controlled,…

"The Inhaling Tube is a device for strengthening the breathing apparatus of consumptives and those afflicted with weak lungs."—(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)

Inhaling Tubes

"The Inhaling Tube is a device for strengthening the breathing apparatus of consumptives and those afflicted…

"The Inhaling Tube is a device for strengthening the breathing apparatus of consumptives and those afflicted with weak lungs."—(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)

Inhaling Tubes

"The Inhaling Tube is a device for strengthening the breathing apparatus of consumptives and those afflicted…

An instrument used to record cariation in the pressure of the blood

Kymograph

An instrument used to record cariation in the pressure of the blood

This part of the laryngoscope consists of a small mirror fixed to a long handle.

Laryngoscope

This part of the laryngoscope consists of a small mirror fixed to a long handle.

This part of the Laryngoscope consists of a large concave mirror with a small hold in the middle.

Laryngoscope

This part of the Laryngoscope consists of a large concave mirror with a small hold in the middle.

A Laryngoscope being used properly.

Laryngoscope

A Laryngoscope being used properly.

In the medical field this is used as a prosthesis or prosthetic limb. This device replaces a missing body part

Artificial Leg

In the medical field this is used as a prosthesis or prosthetic limb. This device replaces a missing…

"Mercury manometer for recording blood-pressure. d g, glass U-tube partly filled with mercury. In one limb is borne a float, e, bearing a recording device f; the other limb is filled with a suitable liquid and connected water-tight with the heart end of a divided artery b, by means of glass connection a. Changes in the mercury level indicated changes of arterial pressure." —Martin, 1917

Manometer

"Mercury manometer for recording blood-pressure. d g, glass U-tube partly filled with mercury. In one…

This medicinal needle is an enlarged view of early type acupuncture; the procedure in which an insertion of needles into various points on the body to relieve pain.

Medicinal Needle

This medicinal needle is an enlarged view of early type acupuncture; the procedure in which an insertion…

A strong, taut sheet, usually of canvas, attached with springs to a metal frame and used for gymnastic springing and tumbling.

Life Saving Net

A strong, taut sheet, usually of canvas, attached with springs to a metal frame and used for gymnastic…

An instrument for pumping oxygen out of the blood.

Ludwig's Mercurial Pump

An instrument for pumping oxygen out of the blood.

"The stomach pump injects liquid into a poisoned person's stomach and then withdraws the liquid and poison mixture. Bulbs C and D contain valves that open and close depending if B is upright or inverted." —Quackenbos 1859

Stomach Pump

"The stomach pump injects liquid into a poisoned person's stomach and then withdraws the liquid and…

A scalpel.

Scalpel

A scalpel.

The scalpel is a small and sharp knife used in surgery.

Scalpel

The scalpel is a small and sharp knife used in surgery.

Optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision

Early Design Spectacles

Optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision

An instrument for recording the form, strength, and variety of the pulse of the heart.

Sphygmograph

An instrument for recording the form, strength, and variety of the pulse of the heart.

A sphygmograph applied to an arm.

Sphygmograph

A sphygmograph applied to an arm.

A variation of a sphygmograph.

Dudgeon's Sphygmograph

A variation of a sphygmograph.

A device used for recording the movements of the arterial walls."—Finley, 1917

Dudgeon's sphygmograph

A device used for recording the movements of the arterial walls."—Finley, 1917

The stethograph or pneumograph consists of a thick rubber of elliptical shape about three inches long, to one end of which a rigid gutta-percha tube is attached. Labels: h, tambour fixed at right angles to plate of steel f; c and d, arms by which instrument is attached to chest by belt e. When the chest expands, the arms are pulled asunder, which bends the steel plate, and the tambour is affected by the pressure of b, which is attached to it on the one hand, and to the upright in connection with horizontal screw g.

Stethograph or Pneumograph

The stethograph or pneumograph consists of a thick rubber of elliptical shape about three inches long,…

The stethometer consists of a frame formed of two parallel steel bars joined by a third at one end. At the free end of the bars is attached a leather strap, by means of which the apparatus may be suspended from the neck. Attached to the inner end of one bar is a tambour and ivory button, to the end of the other an ivory button. When in use, the apparatus is suspended with the transverse bar posteriorly, the button of the tambour is placed on the part of the chest the movement of which it is desire to record, and the other button is made to press upon the corresponding side of the chest, so that the chest is held between a pair of callipers.

Stethometer

The stethometer consists of a frame formed of two parallel steel bars joined by a third at one end.…

A simple piston pump consisting of a plunger that fits tightly in a tube. The plunger can be pulled and pushed along inside a cylindrical tube (the barrel), allowing the syringe to take in and expel a liquid or gas through an orifice at the open end of the tube.

Early Model Syringe

A simple piston pump consisting of a plunger that fits tightly in a tube. The plunger can be pulled…

Table on which the patient lies during a surgical operation

Operating Table

Table on which the patient lies during a surgical operation

This medical topical applicator is a tool used to apply cold or hot fluid throughout the patients body. The materials used were rubber, gutta percha, and other similarly thick materials.

Medical Topical Applicator

This medical topical applicator is a tool used to apply cold or hot fluid throughout the patients body.…