Smith & Nephew is a global medical technology business dedicated to helping improve people's lives.
We have leadership positions in Orthopaedic Reconstruction, Advanced Wound Management, Sports Medicine and Trauma
Orthopaedics Reconstruction - joint replacement systems for knees, hips and shoulders
Advanced Wound Management - wound care treatment and prevention products used to treat hard-to-heal wounds
Sports Medicine - minimally invasive surgery of the joint
Trauma - products that help repair broken bones
We have almost 11,000 employees and a presence in more than 90 countries.
Annual sales in 2011 were nearly $4.3 billion.
We are a constituent of the UK's FTSE100 and our shares are traded on London Stock Exchange and through American Depository Receipts on the New York Stock Exchange (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN)