April 21, 2014 11:00 UTC

Teleflex to present at the ECIO (European Conference of Interventional Oncology)

WAYNE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX), a leading global provider of medical devices for critical care and surgery, will showcase a wide array of products for minimally invasive interventional applications at the ECIO (European Conference of Interventional Oncology) in Berlin, Germany, on April 23-26, 2014. Since Vidacare is now part of Teleflex, this portfolio includes the OnControl® Powered Bone Access System.

During the event, the Company will present a wide array of technologically advanced products for minimally invasive interventional applications from Arrow, such as peripherally inserted catheters, transradial artery access kits and highly kink-resistant sheath introducers.

Vidacare is the developer of a broad technology platform that is defining the field of intraosseous (inside the bone) medicine. Current applications include vascular access, emergency and disaster medicine, oncology and spinal surgery. The OnControl® Powered Bone Access System uses a patented handheld driver technology to provide interventional radiologists a fast, reliable solution for accessing dense and hard-to-reach bone lesions. The coaxial biopsy tray contains the instruments needed for multiple bone biopsies, from a single cortical penetration.

Teleflex aims to offer patients and physicians the latest treatment options to save time, costs and procedure steps, as this will help to enhance clinician efficiency and patient care.

About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a leading global provider of specialty medical devices for a range of procedures in critical care, urology and surgery. Our mission is to provide solutions that enable healthcare providers to improve outcomes and enhance patient and provider safety. Headquartered in Wayne, PA, Teleflex employs approximately 11,400 people worldwide and serves healthcare providers in more than 150 countries. Additional information about Teleflex can be obtained from the company's website at teleflex.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

Any statements contained in this press release that do not describe historical facts may constitute forward-looking statements. Any forward-looking statements contained herein are based on our management's current beliefs and expectations, but are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties and changes in circumstances, which may cause actual results or company actions to differ materially from what is expressed or implied by these statements. These risks and uncertainties are identified and described in more detail in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our Annual Report on Form 10-K.

Contacts

Teleflex Incorporated
Jake Elguicze
Treasurer and Vice President, Investor Relations
610-948-2836
or
Martina Teichmann-Zindler
Director Marketing Communications International
+49 (0)7151-406-538
martina.teichmann@teleflex.com


Source: Teleflex Incorporated