KALAMAZOO, Mich., Sept. 12 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 UBS Global Life Sciences 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 United States Food and Drug Administration approval of newproducts; changes in reimbursement levels from third-party payors; asignificant increase in product liability claims; changes in economicconditions that adversely affect the level of demand for the Company'sproducts; changes in foreign exchange markets; changes in financial markets;and changes in the competitive environment. Additional information concerningthese and other factors is contained in the Company's filings with theSecurities and Exchange Commission, including the Company's Annual Report onForm 10-K and Quarterly 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;and endoscopic, surgical navigation, communications and digital imagingsystems; as well as patient handling and emergency medical equipment. Formore information about Stryker, please visit the company web site atwww.stryker.com.September 23, 2008 - 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time UBS Global Life Sciences Conference New York, New York
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