Careside to Present at The Wall Street Analyst Forum on November 7 and the 24th Annual Small Cap Conference on November 8, Both in New York

CULVER CITY, Calif., Oct. 29, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Careside, Inc. (AMEX:CSA), a provider of point-of-care blood analysis instrumentation and records management, announced today that the Company's Chairman and CEO W. Vickery Stoughton and its Chief Financial Officer James R. Koch will make presentations to analysts and portfolio managers at two investor conferences in New York next week.

Stoughton and Koch will make a presentation at The Wall Street Analyst Forum's Institutional Investor Conference at The Roosevelt Hotel in New York City on Wednesday, November 7, 2001 at 11:50 a.m. Eastern Time. The following day they will make six presentations throughout the day to investment professionals at the 24th Annual Small Cap Conference sponsored by Paulson Investment Company, Inc., at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City on Thursday, November 8, 2001, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

Investment professionals who wish to attend the Careside presentation at either conference should contact Jill Cieslak at Allen & Caron (949) 474-4300. Investors may access an Internet Webcast of the Company's presentation at the Wall Street Forum by logging on to:

About Careside, Inc.

Careside, Inc. markets a proprietary blood testing system including its CARESIDE Analyzer, a companion hematology system called the H-2000 Hematology Analyzer, and its CARESIDE Connect record management system linking patient test results into a single report. The CARESIDE Analyzer provides a cost-effective and efficient means of measuring blood chemistry, electrochemistry, and coagulation function near the patient by producing accurate test results within 15 minutes. Careside, Inc. is one of the world's leading developers of advanced point-of-care blood testing technology. For more information on the Company, call (888) 698-2273 or access


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