Accession Number:

AD0620369

Title:

EVALUATION OF THE N.I.H. MIDGET PHOTOMETER FOR THE ESTIMATION OF CARBOXYHEMOGLOBIN.

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.,

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NAVAL SCHOOL OF AVIATION MEDICINE PENSACOLA FLA

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Report Date:

1945-06-29

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The NIH Midget Photometer was calibrated and tested for accuracy in the estimation of carboxyhemoglobin. In 13 samples of blood the analytic discrepancies between photometric and gasometric methods vaired from 1.6 to -3.6 per cent COHb the mean deviation was 1.3 per cent. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE