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Quarterly Review

4Q13/2013 Revenue: CONMED

4Q13 orthopaedic revenue: $107.7MM, +2%

  • Sports Medicine/Tissue +3%
  • Powered Instruments flat


2013 orthopaedic revenue: $410.2MM, +0.1%

  • Healthcare utilization weaker than expected, hospital capital spending “choppy” but picked up in 4Q
  • 2014 product launches to display at AAOS include IM8000 2-D surgical visualization, will complement LS8000 LED light source for arthroscopic and general surgery; AES Arthroscopic Energy System for shoulder, knee, hip and extremity soft tissue ablation, resection and coagulation
  • Products slated for limited ex-U.S. launch in early 2Q, U.S. launch in 3Q
  • Regarding AES, noted expiration of some IP patents that prevented entrance to bipolar market in the past