SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 1, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Utah Medical Products, Inc. (Nasdaq:UTMD) announces that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly cash dividend of twenty-three and one-half cents ($.235) per share of common stock payable on April 5, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 18, 2011. This is the same dividend declared in the same quarter of the prior year.    

Utah Medical Products, Inc., with particular interest in health care for women and their babies, develops, manufactures, assembles and markets a broad range of disposable and reusable specialty medical devices. For more information about Utah Medical Products, Inc., visit UTMD's website at www.utahmed.com .
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