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PRESS RELEASE : Fluke Biomedical, a division of Fluke Corporation, acquires the Radiation Management Services business of Cardinal Health

EVERETT, WA - Fluke Biomedical, the world's leading manufacturer of biomedical test instruments and part of Fluke Corporation, announced today the acquisition of the Radiation Management Services business of Cardinal Health. The Radiation Management Services business is a market leader in medical radiation quality assurance and safety products and services.

Fluke Biomedical manufactures and sells products that include electrical safety analyzers, patient simulators, ventilator testers, and equipment management software to hospitals, independent service organizations, and manufacturers of medical equipment.

"We are pleased to reach an agreement with Cardinal Health for the acquisition of the Radiation Management Services business," said Ken Konopa, Senior Vice President of Fluke Corporation. "This strategic acquisition provides Fluke with a greater presence in the medical quality and safety market and the ability to more fully serve our customers' needs."

"Fluke Corporation's expertise in test and measurement equipment has long been admired in this industry," said Susan Janney, Director of Marketing and Product Development for the Radiation Management Services business. "We are excited about the prospect of combining our radiation measurement capability with Fluke in order to offer our customers superior instrumentation for the future."

Radiation Management Services
The Radiation Management Services business of Cardinal Health is the industry leader in providing solutions for maintaining a safe, regulatory-compliant facility in the medical imaging and therapy fields. This business was formerly known as VictoreenÒ, Nuclear Associates and Keithley RMD. Radiation detection instruments and information management software under the Victoreen brand are recognized worldwide.

Fluke Corporation
Fluke Corporation is the world leader in compact, professional electronic test tools. Fluke customers are technicians, engineers, electricians and metrologists who install, troubleshoot and manage industrial electrical, biomedical and electronic equipment and calibration processes for quality control.

For more information about Fluke Biomedical, Radiation Management Services, call 440.248.9300, fax 440.349.2307, visit our website at www.FlukeBiomedical.com, or write to Fluke Biomedical, Radiation Management Services, 6045 Cochran Road, Cleveland, OH 44139-3303.