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July 26, 2012 8:00 am ET
Robert J. Marshall - Vice President of Investor Relations and Treasurer
David C. Dvorak - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
James T. Crines - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Finance
Kimberly Weeks Gailun - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division
Robert A. Hopkins - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division
Joanne K. Wuensch - BMO Capital Markets U.S.
Matthew Taylor - Barclays Capital, Research Division
Matthew Keeler - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division
Matthew S. Miksic - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division
Derrick Sung - Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., LLC., Research Division
Chris Hammond - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division
Steve Beuchaw - Morgan Stanley, Research Division
Rajeev Jashnani - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division
Richard Newitter - Leerink Swann LLC, Research Division
Lawrence Biegelsen - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division
Good morning. I would like to turn the call over to Bob Marshall, Vice President, Investor Relations and Treasurer. Mr. Marshall, you may begin your call.
Robert J. Marshall
Good morning, and welcome to Zimmer's Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. I'm here with our CEO, David Dvorak; and our CFO, Jim Crines.
Before we start, I would like to remind you that our discussions during this call will include forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by forward-looking statements due to a variety of risks and uncertainties. Please refer to our SEC filings for a detailed discussion of these risks and uncertainties.