Rubber mouth gag

1950-1990 in England

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Rubber ECT mouth gags, comprising four gags by Ectron and one by Elprotect, used at St. Francis Psychiatric Hospital,
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Rubber electro-convulsive therapy (ECT) mouth gag by Ectron used at St. Francis Psychiatric Hospital, 1950-1990. Some teeth marks are visible.

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Psychology, Psychiatry & Anthropometry
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mouth gag
Princess Royal Hospital

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