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2008-10-15 09:00:48

Daxor Corporation (AMEX: DXR), a medical instrumentation and biotechnology company, announced the publication of a comparison study of the blood volume and anemia characteristics in heart failure patients in the October 2008 issue of The American Journal of Cardiology. In the study, heart failure patients were categorized on the basis of whether they had a normal ejection fraction versus a low ejection fraction. An ejection fraction is a measurement of how much blood is pumped out of the...

2008-07-16 09:01:20

Daxor Corporation (AMEX: DXR), a medical instrumentation and biotechnology company, today announced the June, 2008 publication of a clinical study in the Journal of Anesthesia and Analgesia titled, "Peripheral Blood Hematocrit in Critically Ill Surgical Patients: An Imprecise Surrogate of True Red Blood Cell Volume." The article reviews how transfusion errors may be avoided by including a blood volume measurement in critically ill surgical patients. In this study involving 40 intensive...


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