KALAMAZOO, Mich., Jan. 7 Stryker Corporation(NYSE: SYK) announced today that it will participate in the following investorconference:
A simultaneous webcast of the Company's presentation will be available onStryker's website at www.stryker.com via the For Investors page. Thepresentation for the J.P. Morgan Health Care Conference will be archived for30 days.
Certain statements made in the presentation may constitute forward-lookingstatements. They will be based upon management's current expectations and willbe subject to various risks and uncertainties that could cause the Company'sactual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in suchstatements. Such factors include, but are not limited to: pricing pressuresgenerally, including cost-containment measures that could adversely affect theprice of or demand for the Company's products; regulatory actions;unanticipated issues arising in connection with clinical studies and otherwisethat affect U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval of new products;changes in reimbursement levels from third-party payors; a significantincrease in product liability claims; changes in economic conditions thatadversely affect the level of demand for the Company's products; changes inforeign exchange markets; changes in financial markets; and changes in thecompetitive environment. Additional information concerning these and otherfactors is contained in the Company's filings with the U.S. Securities andExchange Commission, including the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K andQuarterly Reports on Form 10-Q.
Stryker Corporation is one of the world's leading medical technologycompanies with the most broadly based range of products in orthopaedics and asignificant presence in other medical specialties. Stryker works withrespected medical professionals to help people lead more active and moresatisfying lives. The Company's products include implants used in jointreplacement, trauma, craniomaxillofacial and spinal surgeries; biologics;surgical, neurologic, ear, nose & throat and interventional pain equipment;endoscopic, surgical navigation, communications and digital imaging systems;as well as patient handling and emergency medical equipment. For moreinformation about Stryker, please visit www.stryker.com .January 14, 2009 -- 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time 27th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference San Francisco, California
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