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August 09, 2011 08:47 ET

Analyst Research on St. Jude Medical Inc. and Medtronic Inc. - Medical Appliances and Equipment Sector News

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - Aug 9, 2011) - www.stockcall.com/ offers investors comprehensive research on the Medical Appliances & Equipment industry and has completed analytical research on St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE: STJ) and Medtronic Inc. (NYSE: MDT). Register with us today at www.stockcall.com/ to have free access to these researches.

There are several interesting pieces of news going around the Medical Appliances and Equipment Sector lately. One pertains to a recent review of the 510(k) approval process for medical devices. A recent FDA review of the process which allows for a less extensive approval process for devices with major similarities to already approved treatments, was found to be flawed and in need of replacement. Depending on the new system put in place, this could be good or bad news for the sector. Register now at https://stockcall.com/development/stockcall/page.php?name=register.html to have free access to our reports on the Medical Appliances & Equipment industry.

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Elsewhere, some companies are lowering their outlooks on what is believed will be a weak defibrillator market this year. St. Jude Medical Inc. has said it believes the global heart-rhythm device market will decline 2%. The weak economy was one reason cited for the decline. Companies are also reeling somewhat from the U.S. debt deal, as any lowering in Medicare or Medicaid reimbursements could potentially eat into their revenues. Investors looking for free research on St. Jude Medical Inc. are welcome to sign up at www.stockcall.com/STJ090811.pdf for our new report.

Companies in the sector are also looking to expand in the emerging market of China where the booming economy has opened up new opportunities for medical device makers. Medtronic Inc., for example, is eyeing mergers and acquisitions in hope of doubling its Chinese work force over the next four years. A large portion of Medtronic's growing overseas revenue comes from China. Investors looking for complimentary research on Medtronic Inc. are welcome to sign up at www.stockcall.com/MDT090811.pdf for our new report.

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